CHIPPEWA COUNTY (WQOW) - One person is dead after an altercation with a Chippewa County Sheriff's Office Sergeant Friday night in the Township of Goetz, according to the Chippewa County Sheriff's Office.
The incident happened shortly after 7 p.m. according to officials, who said "a physical altercation between the subject and sergeant broke out during the traffic stop and the subject sprayed the sergeant with a substance. The sergeant discharged their weapon, striking the subject."
Officials with the sheriff's office said that emergency medical services were used to save the subject, but they died before arriving at a hospital.
The officer involved is on administrative leave according to sheriff's office officials.
The Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation is investigating the incident.
This is a developing story and News 18 will continue to provide more information as it becomes available.