Motorcyclist dies after serious motorcycle versus vehicle crash

Published 07/27 2014 09:01AM

Updated 07/27 2014 09:04AM

Ripon, Wis. (WFRV) - A motorcyclist is killed as the result of a car versus motorcycle crash on Highway 44 north of Douglas Street in the Town of Ripon.  The accident occurred just after 3:30 Sunday morning.  Preliminary investigation shows that both the car and motorcycle were traveling southbound on Highway 44.  According to Fond du Lac County Deputies, the driver of the car, a 25 year old Green Lake man, was looking down at his radio when he struck the motorcycle from behind.  The motorcyclist, a 35 year old Ripon man, was pronounced dead at the scene.  The crash remains under investigation.

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