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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Fatal Vehicle vs. Motorcycle Accident

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On Wednesday, August 28, 2019, at 4:43 p.m., Officers with the Fitchburg Police Department responded to a car versus motorcycle crash at the intersection of County Highway MM and McCoy Road. The motorcyclist was discovered to have serious injuries and was transported to a local hospital. Shortly after arriving at the hospital, the motorcyclist was pronounced deceased after his condition quickly deteriorated.

The motorcyclist was a 60 year-old male from Stoughton. The driver of the involved car was cited for Failure to Yield Right of Way while Making a Left Turn - Causing Death. The driver has been cooperating with the investigation.

The Wisconsin State Patrol has also been requested to assist with the investigation.


Prepared By: Sgt. Andrew McCarthy

Phone #: 270-4300

Case: FP19-0013076

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