Woman dies after car crashes into trees south of Westfield

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MARQUETTE COUNTY, Wis. – The Marquette Co. Sheriff’s Office said a woman died Sunday afternoon after a crash.

Marquette Co. Officials said Jeniffer Peters, 47, of Westfield was traveling north on County Highway M near Elk Road just after 4 p.m.

Peters’ car reportedly crossed the center line and entered a ditch.

The car then collided with multiple trees before coming to a halt.

Peters was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officials said this is the fourth fatal crash on Marquette Co. roads this year, and the fifth death.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing.