BARRON COUNTY, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – One person is dead and one injured following a motorcycle crash in Barron County.
The Barron County Sheriff’s Department says the crash happened yesterday around 3 pm on Highway 53 between Chetek and New Auburn.
The driver, 63-year-old Richard Knoll of Rice Lake was pronounced dead on scene.
The passenger, 72-year-old Lois Allen, was flown to an area hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.