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Hinckley man dies after snowmobile crash


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HINCKLEY – A Hinckley man was killed after striking a fence with his snowmobile early Sunday morning.

DeKalb County Coroner Dennis Miller pronounced William K. Danekas, 56, dead at 1:45 a.m. at the scene. Danekas was apparently driving his snowmobile west in a field by Duffy Road when the accident occurred.

The incident is under investigation, but no foul play is suspected, according to a news release from the coroner.

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