Eagle River police

flickr

  

Eagle River police report a pedestrian fatality Friday afternoon.

Police Chief Mark VanderBloomen reports a vehicle driven by an 87 year old man was westbound on East Pine Street or Highway 70. At the intersection with South Second Street, his vehicle struck and 87 year old woman crossing East Pine Street. She was pronounced dead at the scene. The incident happened just before 4 p.m.

Eagle River police and Vilas county authorities are investigating the fatality. Names will be released when relatives are notified.

co.vilas.wi.us

Eagle River Police Chief Mark Vander Bloomen is warning area residents of another scam in the region.

This time, people are getting phone calls or texts that there are problems with their account at a local bank...