Rockford man dies following crash on Highway 55

Daniel Conzet

Daniel Conzet

Daniel Conzet, 51, of Rockford, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, at the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis as a result of injuries he sustained in a motor vehicle accident that occurred Thursday, Feb. 20, on Highway 55 near the intersection of Dauge Avenue Southwest in Rockford Township.

Conzet was traveling eastbound on Highway 55 in a 1994 Jeep Grand Charokee and was broadsided by a 1999 GMC Yukon driven by Martika Soria, 23, of Rockford. The state patrol reported that icy conditions contributed to Soria loosing control of her vehicle, resulting in the fatal crash. Her condition was not listed.

A memorial service for Conzet was held Wednesday, March 5, at the Peterson Chapel in Buffalo. He is survived by four siblings.




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