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1 dead, 1 injured in Northwest Wisconsin UTV crash


HURLEY, WI -- Iron County Emergency Dispatch received a report of an ATV crash with a female underwater Friday night.

The initial caller could not give a specific location.

Authorities tried to locate the crash for two hours. Then they received another call reporting the crash on Trail 13 in Carey, Wisconsin, just south of Ironwood, Michigan.

Authorities located a partially submerged UTV off the trail.

The male driver was taken to the hospital.

The female passenger died at the scene.

Their identities are not released at this time.

The crash is under investigation. Alcohol is believed to be a factor.

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