Chippewa Falls man dies in crash on 29

Clark County Sheriff's Office
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CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (WEAU) -- A Chippewa Falls man is dead and two children severely hurt after crash on State Highway 29.

The crash happened Sunday around 11:15 a.m. Deputies say Aaron Dierich, 30, was driving eastbound on 29 when he hit a guardrail at State Highway 73 Withee overpass. He was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing his seat belt.

Deputies say a 5-year-old and an 8-year-old in the car were seriously injured and taken to an area hospital.

The crash is still under investigation.