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UPDATE: Nekoosa Man, 73, Dies Following Wood Co. Crash

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

UPDATE: Fri 12:47 PM, Dec. 27, 2013

A 73-year-old man injured in a crash near Pittsville Thursday has died from his injuries.

Allen Van Natta, of Nekoosa died at a Marshfield hospital.

ORIGINAL STORY: Thurs 4:52 PM, Dec 26, 2013

A 73-year-old Nekoosa man was flown to a Marshfield hospital after a serious crash near Pittsville Thursday afternoon.

According to a news release, the man was pulled over on State Highway 80 near Meadowlark Lane when he made a u-turn in front of another vehicle. The second vehicle struck the driver's side door. The man's condition is unknown at this time.

The driver of second vehicle sustained minor injuries.

Southbound lanes of Highway 80 were closed for approximately two hours.

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