The accident happened in Merton, Wisconsin, according to a police report obtained by SB*Nation. The three players were in a vehicle is which Sadler was the driver. Sadler reportedly lost control of the vehicle after it encountered were pavement on the road. The vehicle struck the tree, killing Safler and Foltz.
Michigan St. head coach Mark Dantonio released a message about the accident via Twitter.
He gave us all so much in so little time. Our thoughts & prayers are with him & his family. #RIPMikeSadler pic.twitter.com/pVZbkARNi4— Mark Dantonio (@DantonioMark) July 24, 2016