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Man dies after snowmobile crash

IOWA CITY (KWWL) -- A man injured a snowmobile accident in northeast Iowa last week has died.

Aaron Reopke, of Hazelton, was hospitalized after his snowmobile collided with a car on a road near Oelwein on Jan. 28.

A spokesman for Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home in Oelwein says he died Wednesday at University Hospitals in Iowa City.

The Iowa State Patrol says Reopke was driving his snowmobile in a ditch and came out onto the road, where he was hit by a car.

The driver of the car wasn't injured.

Online Producer:  JJ Murray

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