WAUSAU, Wis (WSAU) An 86-year-old motorcyclist who was seriously injured in a Memorial Day weekend crash has died. Leonard Benson crashed last Sunday, and was taken to Wausau-AspirusHospital in critical condition. He died from his injuries on Thursday.
The accident happened in LincolnCounty on Highway 51 while Benson was traveling northbound between Merrill and Tomahawk. He was wearing a helmet at the time. It's not clear what caused him to lose control of his bike.