The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

July 5, 2013

Iowa man, 46, dies after Wisconsin go-cart crash

The Clinton Herald

---- — LAKE DELTON, Wis. — Wisconsin police say an Iowa man who hit his head after losing control of his go-cart has died.

Wade Wiese, 46, of Charlotte, and his family were visiting Lake Delton.

The accident happened Wednesday about 5:15 p.m. at Alligator Alley Adventures Go-Kart Track in Lake Delton.

Authorities say the Wiese lost control of his vehicle and struck a wooden post along the track. Witnesses say there were no other go-carts near him at the time of the crash.

A medical helicopter was called in. But a doctor declared him dead at the scene about 45 minutes after the accident.