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Man arrested after fatal crash in Augusta


EAU CLAIRE COUNTY - The man who survived a crash that killed another man last week has now been arrested for homicide by drunk driving.

Andrew Schmitt, from Stanley, was arrested Monday night when he got out of the hospital.

Nicholas Neuenfeldt, from Boyd, died in last Friday's crash near Augusta. Eau Claire County deputies say Schmitt was driving the pickup truck that crashed and rolled.

Investigators say the men had just left a bar and were headed to a friend's house when the crash happened.

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