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Man dies in Lake Delton go-kart crash

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LAKE DELTON (WKOW) -- A man died Wednesday night in Lake Delton, after crashing a go-kart at Alligator Alley Adventures Go-Kart Track.

Police say he lost control and hit a wood post alongside the track, causing a severe head injury and other trauma.  It happened around 5:15.

Witnesses say there were no other go-karts around him at the time.  Lake Delton police and first responders rushed to the scene to help and UW Med-Flight was called, but the man died at the scene about 45 minutes after the crash.

The man's name has not been released yet.  Police say he was visiting Lake Delton with family from the De Witt, Iowa area. 

This accident is under investigation by the Lake Delton Police Department.

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