The Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office is releasing the name of the motorcyclist that crashed into the rear of a moving passenger car on 08-15-13 at or about 2115hrs. The crash happened in the west bound lanes of I-94 at or near marker 245, in the Town of Sun Prairie, WI. The driver and sole occupant of the motorcycle is identified as:
Sun Prairie, WI
Mr. MINKO was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Mr. MINKO’s death was the result of traumatic injuries sustained in the crash. Additional testing is underway at this time.
This case remains under investigation by the Wisconsin State Patrol and Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office
At 9:20 PM on Thursday August 15, 2013 a crash occurred on I-94 WB at MILE MARKER 245.0 in DANE County near SUN PRAIRIE.
Assisting agencies included Dane County Sheriff, Cottage Grove Fire, and Deer Grove EMS.
The crash involved 1 fatality and 1 injury.
The details of the crash are as follows:
Unit 1, a Honda Pilot, was traveling in the right lane at mile marker 245. Unit 2, a motorcycle, was also traveling in the right lane at high speeds when it rear ended Unit 1.
The driver of Unit 2 was thrown from the motorcycle and died as a result of his injuries. The driver of Unit 2 was not wearing a helmet.