Police identify man who died in UTV crash in Rome

ROME, Wis. - Police have identified the man who died in a utility task vehicle crash in Rome on Sunday afternoon. 

Rome police said Robert J. Garry Jr., 41, of Germantown, died in a crash when the UTV left the road and struck a mailbox before overturning and coming to rest upside down. 

The crash happened in the 100 block of 14th Avenue, according to the incident report. 

A 12-year-old boy passenger told officers the driver had been incoherent before the crash and that he had been closing his eyes and drifting on and off the road. Officials said the boy was transported by Nekoosa Ambulance to Riverview Hospital. 

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