A sandwich man was pronounced dead following a single-vehicle accident early Saturday morning on E. 29th Road about three miles southeast of Lake Holiday.
Tim J. Christensen, 59, of Sandwich was northbound on E. 29th Road about ¼ mile north of N. 4550th Road when he lost control of his vehicle for unknown reasons and entered the ditch, rolled over, struck a utility pole and caught on fire around 12:25 a.m. Saturday, according to La Salle County Sheriff’s Office.
Sandwich EMS was called to the scene and extinguished the fire. Christensen was pronounced dead on scene by the La Salle County Coroner’s Office, the sheriff’s office said. The case is still under investigation by the sheriff’s office and the coroner’s office.