Northwoods League Umpire killed in crash, 2 others injured
MADISON, Wis. (WSAW) - Northwoods League Umpire Conor McKenzie died in a car accident on Sunday. It happened while traveling to the Mallards’ home game against the Wausau Woodchucks, according to a press release from the Madison Mallards.
McKenzie was traveling with two other umpires who are both in stable condition, according to the release. The league will honor McKenzie’s memory with a moment of silence before tomorrow night’s games, as players, coaches, and fans join to pay their respects.
The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 1.
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