Deputy Game Warden Frank J. Appel
Frank J. Appel
Deputy Game Warden Frank Appel was killed in a motorcycle accident on Gunflint Trail, near Grand Marais, while on patrol.
He was going down a hill when his front tire struck a rock and he was thrown from the motorcycle. He was thrown down a 10-foot embankment and struck his head on a rock.
Warden Appel had served with the agency for three years. He was survived by his wife and four children.
- Age: 42
- Tour: 3 years
- Badge: Not Available
- Cause: Motorcycle Crash
- Offender: Not Available