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Dent man involved in fatal accident

A 2-year-old Menomonie, Wis., boy died after the bicycle trailer he was riding in was struck by a car driven by a Dent man.

The accident occurred about 8:55 p.m. Friday at the junction of Highway 10 and Highway 301 in Sherburne County.

According to the State Patrol: Mark E. Dahl, 37, of Dent was driving a 2003 Kia sedan.

A bicycle rider with attached bicycle trailer was attempting to cross onto Highway 301 from Highway 10, when the car struck the bike trailer.

Rylee R. Gordon, 2, was in the trailer and died as a result of the accident.

The bicycle rider, Melissa J. Duchaine, 27, of Prior Lake suffered no apparent injuries. Dahl also suffered no apparent injuries.

The Sherbourne County Sheriff's Department and St. Cloud Police Department assisted the State Patrol at the scene.