MARQUETTE COUNTY, WI. (THECOUNT) — Tammi J. McCauley of Green Lake, Wisconsin, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Saturday kayaking accident on the Mecan River in Marquette County.

McCauley, 57, died following a kayaking incident near Mecan on Saturday.


According to reports, McCauley was kayaking with her sister on the Mecan River Saturday when she entered the water and failed to resurface around 3:30 p.m.

McCauley was pronounced dead at the scene of drowning.

Foul play is not suspected in the deadly incident.

The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office and the Marquette County Coroner’s Office say the incident remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Marquette County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2010 census, the population was 15,404. Its county seat is Montello. The county was created in 1836 from the Wisconsin Territory and organized in 1848 – Wikipedia.