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Man dies in 7 car pileup

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(WEAU) - A driver was killed in a 7 car pileup.

It happened in Washburn County Monday night on Highway 63. Deputies say the victim, Michael Shermo from Springbrook rear-ended a semi and was trapped. He was airlifted to a hospital but died.

Investigators say road conditions and the sun angle were factors.

Five other cars were also involved, but no one else was hurt.


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