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NEILLSVILLE, Wis. (CLARK COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT NEWS RELEASE) - On Wednesday, August 28, 2013, at about 11:05 am the Clark County Sheriff’s Department received a 9-1-1 of a car vs. semi crash on STH 73 near Cloverdale Rd., Township of Longwood.
Initial investigation indicates a car was northbound on STH 73 as it approached a semi that was stopped in the lane of traffic. The car was unable to stop in time, striking the rear of the semi. The driver of the car was the sole occupant and pronounced dead at the scene by the Clark County Coroner’s Office. No one else was injured in the crash.
The semi was stopped in traffic due to road construction. Investigation is continuing by the Clark County Sheriff’s Dept. The Owen-Withee-Curtiss Fire and Ambulance Departments and Wisconsin State Patrol assisted at the scene.
No other information is being released at this time. Names are being withheld pending notification of family. This is the 4th traffic fatality in Clark County for 2013.