UPDATE: Victim in ATV Fatal ID'ed

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email
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The Marathon County Sheriff's Department has identified the victim of an ATV accident as Michael Andrew Denfeld, 26, of Edgar. Investigators say Denfeld was killed when he collided with two cars on Highway 29 west of Marathon. The accident happened around 9:42 p.m. Monday night. He died at the scene.

The sheriff's department says a preliminary investigation indicates Denfeld was northbound on Cardinal Lane, continued northbound across State Highway 29 , with the intent of continuing northbound on 9th Ave., and collided with two vehicles.

An operator of one of the vehicles was transported to a local hospital for minor injuries and the other vehicle's driver was not injured.


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