Wood County man dies in late night crash

Town of Cranmoor, Wis. (WEAU) - A Wisconsin Rapids man is dead after a late night crash in Wood County.

It happened Wednesday on State Highway 54 near Wisconsin Rapids.

The Wood County Sheriff's Department says 66 year old James Dorshorst went into the ditch where the road curves.

Deputies say Dorshorst was thrown from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Sheriff’s Department says right now the crash is still under investigation and speed is not believed to be a factor.

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