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De Pere man killed in snowmobile crash in NE Wis. Submitted: 02/01/2014
Town of Tipler - The Florence County Sheriff's Office says a De Pere man has died in a snowmobile crash in northeastern Wisconsin. WLUK-TV reports ( ) it happened just before 2 a.m. Saturday in the Town of Tipler. Authorities say the snowmobile went off a road and hit a tree. The victim was identified as 48-year-old Russell Krause, of De Pere. Officials say he was wearing a helmet at the time, but died on impact. The sheriff's office says alcohol and speed were contributing factors in the crash.

Written By: Associated Press

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