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Man dies when pickup hits tree Submitted: 08/01/2013
Manitowish Waters - Alcohol and speed might have triggered a deadly crash near Manitowish Waters. The Vilas County Sheriff's department got called out at 1:13 this morning. The wreck happened on Powell road near Alder Lake road. Deputies found a Chevy pickup truck had slammed into a tree. The jaws of life had to be used to get the 20 year old driver out of the truck. The Vilas County Coroner pronounced him dead about 2:15 this morning. Preliminary investigation showed alcohol and speed may have been the cause of the crash.

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