UPDATE: Motorcyclist from Pittsville killed in Wood Co. crash - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

UPDATE: Motorcyclist from Pittsville killed in Wood Co. crash

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WISCONSIN RAPIDS (WAOW) - A 66-year-old motorcyclist died in a crash on U.S. Highway 10, the Wood County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday.

Wayne Dietz of Pittsville was killed just before midnight Tuesday when his motorcycle went out of control after it went onto the shoulder of the road and then hit a sign, investigators said.

The crash happened near Day Road in the Town of Marshfield. Dietz, who was not wearing a helmet, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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WOOD COUNTY (WAOW) - A man is dead after a motorcycle crash on US Highway 10 near Day Road in the Town of Marshfield.

That's according to the Wood County Sheriff's Department.

Sheriff's officials say the motorcyclist lost control of his bike and hit a road sign. They say he was not wearing a helmet, sustained severe injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash is still under investigation.

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