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One dead in Pierz crash

One dead in Pierz crash

A 25-year-old man was killed Saturday after crashing his vehicle in Pierz, according to the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office.

Levi Hillyer was driving on Park Avenue at 7:42 p.m. when his vehicle approached the bridge and left the road, impacting the river bank, according to the sheriff’s office.

Hillyer was pronounced dead at the scene.

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