The Price County Sheriff’s Department has released further details of a fatal motorcycle accident from earlier this week.
Officials say 71 year old Gary Cooley of Park Falls was traveling west on County Road E when it veered off the roadway and overturned into a field. The accident was Monday afternoon in the Township of Lake.
Several Price County Emergency services responded to the scene. Cooley was transported from the scene to a local hospital and eventually to Marshfield. He passed away the following day.
The accident remains under investigation.