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TOWNSHIP OF LIBERTY GROVE, Wis. (AP) – Authorities say one man was killed and another seriously hurt when a boat crashed into a large rock in northeastern Wisconsin’s Door County.

The Door County Sheriff’s Department says the crash was reported late Friday. WBAY-TV reports the crash happened on the shore in the town of Liberty Grove.

The owner of the 23-foot high-performance boat, a 54-year-old man from Illinois, was killed. A 40-year-old man from Washington Island was seriously injured.

The crash is under investigation.
Information from: WBAY-TV,