Medical examiner releases name of 79-year-old Verona man who died after moped crash

Verona police

VERONA, Wis. — The Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the 79-year-old man who died following a moped crash Saturday night.

Officials said Donald Lipske of Verona was riding at the intersection of County Trunk Highway PB and County Trunk Highway M shortly after 7 p.m. when his moped-style scooter hit a curb and threw him off. He later died at the hospital.

The medical examiner’s office completed a forensic examination Sunday, with preliminary results confirming Lipske died of injuries he suffered in the crash.

Further testing is underway, and the death remains under investigation.