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Man dies after crashing 4-wheeler in creek

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BAYFIELD COUNTY, WI-- A 75 year old Iron River man died after authorities say he drove his side-by-side off the road and into a creek.

It happened just after 3:00 Wednesday afternoon in the Township of Tripp. That's just north of Iron River.

According to the Bayfield County Sheriff's Office, the man was riding on Range Line Road.

Tracks at the scene showed he went off the road and into the creek.

First responders found his body inside. Authorities haven't released his identity.

The investigation is on-going.

Bonney Bowman

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