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One man dead after roll-over in Waushara County

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WAUSHARA COUNTY (WAOW) --  One man is dead after a rollover accident in Waushara County.

According to the sheriff's department, the driver, Michael Homier, 35, from Redgranite, was thrown from the vehicle after he lost control of his car on Cumberland Road in the town of Warren.

The sheriff's department says a 2001 Ford Explorer, with three people inside, had been northbound on CTH EE and turned east onto Cumberland Road. Authorities say shortly after making the turn, the driver lost control of the vehicle and went into a ditch, causing the car to rollover.

Authorities say Homier was thrown from the vehicle where the car then can came to rest on top of him. Homier was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries suffered from being pinned under the car.

Officials say the passengers were transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

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