SHAWANO, Wis. (WSAU) -- Authorities are still seeking answers about how a 22-year-old man died on a highway near Shawano Friday.
Sheriff’s investigators say they received a call reporting the man lying on Highway M near the Highway 29 overpass at 2:30 a.m. The man was found dead, and appears to be the victim of a hit and run. Deputies believe the suspect vehicle is a sport utility vehicle or larger truck that would have been traveling eastbound into Shawano.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Shawano County Sheriff’s Department at (715) 526-3111 or their nearest law enforcement agency.
The victim’s name has not yet been released.