Motorcyclist killed when semi tips

2012-10-04T00:00:00Z Motorcyclist killed when semi tipsLee Newspapers Winona Daily News
October 04, 2012 12:00 am  • 

TOWN OF GALE — A motorcyclist was killed in Trempealeau County when a semi driver lost control of his rig and it tipped.

Killed was Daneil E. Frenzel, 67, from Marshfield, Wis. Sheriff’s officials say he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The semi was driven by Hugo Edinilson Melendez, 36, of Siloam Springs, Ark. He was westbound on Hwy. 54 in the town of Gale Tuesday afternoon when the truck tipped in a curve and fell on its side. Frenzel, who was headed east, was struck.

Melendez suffered minor injuries. The road was closed for about seven hours.

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