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updated 4:15 AM UTC, Jun 2, 2020

Poplar Man Accused Of Being High When He Caused Fatal Hit-And-Run

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

A 19-year-old Poplar man faces three felony charges in a fatal hit-and-run crash in Vilas County which happened last January.

Prosecutors say Tyler Metz was high on drugs. Paramedics found white pills and meth in a box of cigarettes in the car Metz was driving. The medical services worker tells authorities Metz asked him to throw the box away. The accident killed 59-year-old Timothy Boss and critically injured his daughter.


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