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One dead in fatal crash in Clark County

By: WEAU staff Email
By: WEAU staff Email
An elderly woman dies in a two-vehicle crash in Clark County.

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CLARK COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) - The Clark County Sheriff's Department is investigating a two-vehicle crash that took the life of one of the drivers on Monday.

They say at about 1:25 p.m., the Clark County Sheriff's Department received a call of a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of County Highway O and State Highway 29 in the township of Hixon.

The initial investigation indicates that a vehicle driven by Clara Sandel, 91, was traveling south on CTH O and approached the intersection.

Sandel proceeded into the intersection and failed to yield for a vehicle driven by Even Warren, 26, going west.

Warren swerved to try and avoid hitting the vehicle but struck it on the driver side. Both operators were wearing their seatbelts. Sandel was pronounced dead at the scene by the Clark County Coroner.


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