Central Minnesotans Among Those Killed in Wisconsin Boat Crash
LAKE HALLIE, Wis. (AP) - Officials say a western Wisconsin boat crash killed four people and left a groom-to-be hospitalized.
The Chippewa County Sheriff's office says the bodies of two Minnesota men missing since the crash were found Sunday, bringing the death toll to four.
A pontoon-like boat carrying six people as part of a pre-wedding celebration collided head-on with a speedboat carrying two people Friday night on the Chippewa River.
The crash killed 28-year-old Matthew Overhulser and 50-year-old Mark Michels, both of Eau Claire. Overhulser was part of the wedding party. Michels was driving the speedboat.
The bodies of 25-year-old Luke Pohl of Elk River, Minn., and 28-year-old Matthew Simonson of Brooklyn Park, Minn., were found Sunday.
Leo Pohl of Buffalo, Minn., was to have been married Saturday. He remains hospitalized.
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