A 51-year-old Athens man died in a crash in Langlade County Monday afternoon, according to a press release from the Langlade County Sheriff.
It happened at 3:00 p.m. on Highway 64, west of Townline Road near White Lake, according to Wisconsin State Patrol.
Officers say a pickup truck went off the road and hit a tree. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. No one else was hurt.
The victim's name has not been released.
A police call about a car stranded in a ditch near Antigo led to officers seizing 133 pounds of "high-grade" marijuana from the 33-year-old Wausau driver, according to a criminal complaint.
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