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Thorp man dies from injuries in Nov. 18 crash


NEILLSVILLE (WAOW) – The Clark County Sheriff's Department says a 49-year-old Thorp man injured in a two-vehicle crash in mid-November has died.

David Prokopiak died Sunday from injuries suffered Nov. 18 when the pickup truck he was driving slammed into a cattle truck that had pulled onto state Highway 73 from a driveway, Chief Deputy James Backus said Monday.

The crash happened about 10:15 p.m. in the Township of Thorp.

A 29-year-old Altoona man drove the cattle truck and was not injured, Backus said.

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