WINNEBAGO COUNTY Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office says the driver of a semi who crashed into a home and killed a baby in Winnebago County fainted due to a medical condition prior to the crash. The report indicates that on July 25, at about 6 p.m., a 63-year-old semi driver from Little Chute was traveling south on i-41 in the town of Vinland when he fainted and traveled into the west ditch.

The semi continued through a safety fence and onto Green Valley Road, where it drove into a home. The family say 8-month-old Martin Stechner iii was in the home and was killed as result of the crash.

The report states alcohol and drug use are not suspected. The driver of the semi had minor injuries in the crash.