An accident on Saturday, June 25, in Millville claimed the life of Jimmy Hansel, 66, of Guttenberg.
According to the Iowa State Highway Patrol, Hansel was southbound on Highway 52 when he lost control of his 1996 Honda motorcycle while attempting to avoid stopped traffic on the highway. He entered the west ditch, overturned and was ejected from his bike. According to official reports, Hansel was not wearing a helmet.
Hansel was transported to Guttenberg Municipal Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.