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Authorities investigating weekend death of Polk County man

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New Richmond, 54017

New Richmond Wisconsin 127 South Knowles Avenue 54017

An autopsy is planned today for a rural-Clayton man killed while sawing a container.

The Polk County Sheriff's Department says Charles Juleff, 21, died when he was using a metal cutting saw on the container when it blew up.

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The accident happened at approximately 7 p.m. Saturday and sheriff's department officials asked the Wisconsin Division of Criminal Investigation and the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms to help find out the exact cause.

An autopsy is being performed Monday.

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