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UPDATE: Man who fled scene of fatal crash now in custody

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TOWN OF ALBION (WKOW) -- Shortly after 12:30 Monday afternoon, deputies with the Dane County Sheriff's Office took Bradley Pellmann, Jr. into custody.

Pellmann was found in a residence in the Village of Marshall.  Authorities were looking for him after he fled the scene of a fatal crash, in which he was a passenger.

Pellmann has been booked into the Dane County Jail on a parole violation. 
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TOWN OF ALBION (WKOW) -- The Dane County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the person they're looking for in relation to a fatal crash in the Town of Albion.

Bradley Pellmann, Jr, 26, of Cambridge, left the scene of an accident he was involved in Sunday evening.  Pellmann was the passenger in 31-year-old Nathan Trickel's vehicle. 

Investigation reveals Trickel was driving at a high rate of speed when he lost control and rolled his vehicle.  Trickel was ejected and died at the scene.  Detectives say Pellmann fled on foot after the crash. 

Pellmann has an outstanding warrant and could now face additional charges related to his actions following the fatal crash.  The sheriff's office is asking anyone with information on Pellmann's whereabouts to contact 911.

The crash remains under investigation.  Again, speed is believed to be a factor, as well as alcohol.
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TOWN OF ALBION (WKOW) -- The Dane County Medical Examiner's Office is releasing the name of the person killed in an accident over the weekend.

Nathan Trickel, 31, of Madison was killed in a crash in the Town of Albion May 10. Preliminary results from the autopsy show Trickel died from injuries sustained in the accident. The incident remains under investigation by the Dane County Sheriff's Office and Medical Examiner's Office.

The crash happened around 5:30 p.m. Saturday on Hillside Road near Highway A. The sheriff's office says the car was driving at an extremely high rate of speed and lost control. Trickel was thrown from the vehicle when it rolled over and died at the scene.

A second person in the car fled the scene. The sheriff's office is still looking for that person.

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