Owen Man Killed in Clark County Crash

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

The Clark County Sheriff's Department says an Owen man has died after an accident Friday morning near Thorp.

According to a press release, dispatch received a call around 8:30 a.m. Reporting a crash at the intersection of Highway 29 and County Road O in the Town of Hixon.

Investigators say a vehicle driven by Dennis Dumke, 56, was on County Road O and failed to yield to a semi. Dumke was struck and ejected from his vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The death is the second fatality in Clark County for 2014.

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