Update: Police identify Wilber lake crash victim

Wilber Reservoir No. 1

By:  Newsroom

Wilber police say the woman who's SUV plunged into small lake in Wilber died over the weekend.

Wilber Police Chief Stephen Sunday says 50-year-old Sheri E. Fuller-Bruns of Wilber died. However, there are no details available on the cause of death.  Last Thursday morning, Bruns's SUV crashed into the lake just west of Wilber-Clatonia school.

Several officers and witnesses swam out to her vehicle to save her.  Chief Sunday Fuller-Bruns she may have suffered a medical episode causing her to lose control and crash into the lake.  Sunday says before the incident, the SUV stopped in a private drive that runs perpendicular to the dam road. Sunday says the SUV then accelerated across the dam road, over the side of the dam and into the water.