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updated 7:03 PM UTC, Feb 17, 2020

Authorities ID Truck Drivers Killed in Head-On Collision in Wood County

  • Written by Tyler Bue
  • Published in News

The Wisconsin State Patrol is identifying the two victims in a deadly head-on collision between two trucks in Wood County.

 Troopers say 45-year-old Jason Dahms of Custer and 57-year-old Edward Singstock of Wisconsin Rapids died at the scene Wednesday near Nekoosa.  The Wood County Highway Department was doing maintenance on Highway 173 when a box truck driven by Dahms moved into the westbound lane of traffic and collided with a dump truck driven by Singstock.  The crash is still under investigation.


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