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One dead in single-car crash near Madison

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One person is dead after a single-vehicle in Lake County Monday night.

The Lake County Sheriff's Office says Julian Freitag, 23, of Madison, was traveling west on County Road 30 about two miles north of Madison when his car lost control and rolled into the north ditch. The car rolled several times, ejecting Freitag.

Deputies say Freitag died at the scene. He was not wearing a seat belt.

Investigators say it appears Freitag swerved to avoid a deer that was crossing the road. Neither Speed nor alcohol were factors in the crash.

The Lake County Sheriff's Office is still investigating the accident.

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