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Fatal motorcycle accident in Wood CountySubmitted: 08/19/2017
Fatal motorcycle accident in Wood County
Story By Newswatch 12 Team

WOOD COUNTY - A man died after a motorcycle crash on State Highway 54 East of School Lane in Wood County.

The crash happened around 4:41 p.m. Saturday in the Town of Cranmoor.


The driver of the motorcycle entered the gravel portion of the road should while trying to negotiate a curve. He could not regain control of his motorcycle and continued off the roadway, crashing into a ditch and overturning.

Both the male driver and female passenger were ejected. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The female passenger was transported to Marshfield Medical Center. Her condition is unknown. 

The driver and passenger were not wearing helmets at the time of the crash.

No vehicles were involved in the accident.


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