Oconto Man Killed by DPW Equipment
02/28/2019- A pedestrian is killed in Oconto after being hit by a public works vehicle. The incident happened Tuesday afternoon near the Oconto City Hall. Officials say a front-end loader with attached snow-removal equipment fatally struck 70-year-old Ernest Boucher of Oconto. A blood alcohol test was administered to the operator and came back negative. The accident remains under investigation by the Wisconsin State Patrol.