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UPDATE: Name released in Highway 52 fatal crash


The Marathon County Sheriff's Department has released the name of the man who died in a crash in the Town of Easton on Tuesday.

Investigators say 25-year-old Jarvis Pittman of Wausau died after two vehicles crashed just before 5:30 p.m., near the intersection of State Highway 52 and Sunrise Road.

Sheriff's officials say 61-year-old Michael Paul of Lakewood was driving the other vehicle. Hospital officials at Wausau Aspirus say he was treated and released.

Authorities say slippery roads likely played a factor in the crash, but the incident is still under investigation.


The Marathon County Sheriff's Department says a 25-year old man has been killed in a crash.

Authorities tell us two vehicles crashed on State Highway 52 and Sunrise Road in Town of Easton.

Sheriff's officials tell us another driver involved in this crash was taken to Aspirus Hospital in Wausau.

No further details about how this crash happened have been released.






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