Dubuque man dies due to injuries in Wisconsin motorcycle crash

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LAFEYETTE COUNTY, Wis. (KDTH) -- A Dubuque man who had been seriously injured in a weekend motorcycle crash in southwest Wisconsin has now died. Dennis Hartke was 67.

According to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office, Hartke was riding his motorcycle with a group of other riders on County Road F about five miles west of Blanchardville Saturday morning.

A few minutes after 11:00 a.m., Hartke lost control of the bike, went into the ditch, and rolled the motorcycle.

Hartke was airlifted from the scene of the crash to UW Hospital in Madison, which is where he died just before 9:30 Tuesday night

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