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Motorcyclist dies in Dunn County

SPRING BROOK TWP. — An Eau Claire man is dead following a motorcycle accident in Dunn County Friday evening, August 21.

Authorities said that Stuart D. Olson, 46, suffered fatal injuries after crashing his motorcycle in the Town of Spring  Brook.

According to a media release from the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office, the county’s communications center received a report of a single motorcycle crash near the intersection of County Road H and 930th Street in Spring Brook at 9:38 p.m. on August 21.

When law enforcement and medical personnel arrived on the scene they discovered that Olson had suffered extensive head trauma. Olson, who was not wearing a helmet, was subsequently pronounced dead at the scene by the Dunn County Medical Examiner’s Office.

It appeared that Olson had been southbound on County Road H when he failed to negotiate a curve north of 930th Street, entered the west ditch and was ejected from the motorcycle noted the report.

Dunn County Sheriff’s deputies, Eau Claire Ambulance, Elk Mound Fire and Dunn County first responders were dispatched to the accident which remains under investigation.