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Another fatal ATV accident in Rusk Co


CHETEK, Wis. (AP) -- Another person has died in an all-terrain vehicle accident in Rusk County.

A 47-year-old man was pronounced dead Monday afternoon near Potato Lake, east of Chetek (sheh-TEK'). The sheriff's department says the man was clearing brush when his ATV tipped over and rolled on top of him.

A family member discovered the accident. WEAU-TV ( ) says it's the second ATV fatality in Rusk County during September.


Information from: WEAU-TV,

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