We now know the name of a man killed in an accident in Dunn County. It was on April 10th just after 10:00am, the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office along with Menomonie Fire and Rescue were dispatched to the 4500 block of 380 th Ave, in the Township of Menomonie for a vehicle that was found on its side.
The subsequent investigation showed the driver, 60 year old, Paul R. Darnell of rural Menomonie was westbound when the SUV failed to negotiate the corner on 380 th Ave, left the roadway and struck a large tree, causing the vehicle to overturn. The driver of the SUV was pronounced dead at the scene. Preliminary investigation shows speed was a factor in the crash. The crash remains under investigation.