Funeral Planned For Pine City Man Killed In Motorcycle Accident

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 at 7:08 am

A funeral service has been planned for William “Willie” Garnett of Pine City, who died in a motorcycle accident on Friday, Oct. 8th in Eden Prairie.

William Garnett crashed his motorcycle before 10 a.m. Friday, and he was pronounced dead shortly before 11 p.m. Friday, the Hennepin County Medical Center said.

Upon initial investigation, Eden Prairie Police said, it appeared Garnett lost control of the motorcycle, went onto an embankment and was thrown from the cycle.

Responders performed CPR on the scene. Garnett was unresponsive when taken to HCMC.

After an initial investigation, police said, it seemed to be an issue of speeding and he was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

The Minnesota State Patrol is assisting with further investigation.

Garnett’s funeral information can be found right here.

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