Sparta Man Dies In Crash
A rural Sparta man is dead after being thrown from his motorcycle last night. Monroe County Sheriff Pete Quirin says the crash happened just after 6 on State Hwy 16 at the intersection of Hamlet Avenue in the town of Sparta.
A van driven by 63 year old Clarence Justin of rural Sparta collided with a west bound motorcycle, driven by 62 year old Doren Clark also of rural Sparta. Clark was taken to Mayo Clinic Sparta Campus by ambulance where he subsequently died.
Justin was not injured in the crash. An investigation into the crash is being conducted.