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Biker arrested after fatal crash in Iowa County

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TOWN OF MIFFLIN (WKOW) -- A biker is in jail after deputies say he caused a fatal crash in Iowa County.

The Iowa County Sheriff's Department says officers were called to a crash around 8:30 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of County Road XX and County Road X in the town of Mifflin, west of Dodgeville.

Officers say the motorcycle operator took off after the crash, but left his passenger behind.

Deputies say the passenger, 40-year-old Tondelaya Bennett of Montfort, was taken to UW Hospital, where she died Monday.

The driver, 36-year-old Jessie Flogel of Montfort, was arrested and faces several tentative charges, including homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle. 

 

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