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HENDREN - A 57-year-old woman died Wednesday after her truck crashed into a tractor in Clark County.

Marilyn Ruppelt of nearby Willard was driving east on Clark County GG in the town of Hendren when her pickup truck rear-ended the tractor, according to the county sheriff's office. The tractor was being driven by William Kokaly, 70, also of Willard.

The crash was reported shortly before 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Ruppelt, who was not wearing a seat belt, died at the scene, according to the sheriff's office. Kokaly was transported to the Neillsville Memorial Medical Center for non-life- threatening injuries.

The sheriff's office said speed and weather conditions appear to have contributed to the crash. The investigation is ongoing.

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