MONTFORT WOMAN DEAD IN CRASH/FLOGEL CHARGED

A woman from Montfort is dead after

a motorcycle crash Sunday night

in eastern Iowa County.

Iowa County authorities say 40-year-old

Tondelaya Bennett of Montfort was a

passenger on a motorcycle being driven by

36-year-old Jessie Flogel of Montfort.

Bennett was injured in the crash and was

taken to UW-Hospital in Madison.

That’s where she died yesterday (Monday).

Authorities say their investigation shows

after the crash, Flogel and the operators

of several other motorcycles had left the

scene of the crash on County Road

Double-X, which is southeast of Montfort.

Bennett was left at the scene of the crash.

Flogel is the suspected driver of the

motorcycle and has been tentatively

charged with homicide by intoxicated use

of a motor vehicle, reckless endangerment,

failure to render aid at a crash scene,

and negligent use of a motor vehicle.

Flogel is being held at the Iowa County

Jail at Dodgeville. The crash remains

 under investigation.

 

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