Person dies in burning car after driving into building in Buffalo County

Buffalo County (WQOW) – A person is dead after driving their vehicle into the outside of a garage in Buffalo County.

It happened Wednesday night around 10:15 near South Main Street and Highway O in the village of Cochrane.

Both the car and garage started on fire.

When emergency crews got to the garage, they found a person inside of the burning car. They tried to pull the person out, but the person was dead.

That person’s identity is not being release right now.

The incident remains under investigation. If you have information, or saw the crash, you are asked to call the Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office at 608-685-4433.

Clint Berge

Clint Berge

Clint Berge is the Social Media & Digital Content Manager for Eau Claire's Own WQOW News 18. Report any website issues to him at cberge@wqow.com

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