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Green Bay man dead after Highway 29 accident


by Bryon Graff

SHAWANO (WAOW) - 86-year-old Paul Schumacher of Green Bay died after an accident at the intersection of Highway 29 and Highway BE in the Town of Hartland.

The Shawano County Sheriff's Department says at about 7:46pm Monday, Schumacher was stopped facing southbound on County Highway BE at the stop sign for Highway 29 westbound.

A second vehicle, driven by 44-year-old David Gliniecki of Neenah, was traveling westbound on 29 approached the intersection.  Schumacher failed to yield the right of way and was struck broadside in the intersection.

Schumacher was airlifted for treatment and later died from the injuries.

Gliniecki was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The accident is still under investigation.

Online Reporter: Bryon Graff

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