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Man dies after crashing his truck into a home in Iowa County

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HOLLANDALE (WKOW) -- A Mineral Point man is dead after driving his truck into a home in Iowa County.

According to the Iowa County Sheriff's Department they were notified of a truck having struck a home in the Village of Hollandale at 2:33 p.m on Sunday.

Police say 74-year-old John Gort was driving a pick-up truck on Severson St., when he drove off the street and and struck a fence.

Shortly after, Gort was traveling on Scott St. and went off the road again, this time striking a home at 403 Scott St.

The two residents were home at the time of the crash, but were not injured.

Gort was later pronounced dead by the Iowa Co. Chief Deputy Corone Virginia Haas.

The crash remains under investigation at this time.

 

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