UPDATE: Victim of Sunday’s fatal motorcycle crash identified

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OCONTO COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) — The Brown County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the victim of a fatal motorcycle crash Sunday night.

Mark Roovers, 61, of Appleton, died after being struck on his motorcycle by a car in the town of Mountain.

The driver of the car was uninjured from the crash.

Appleton man dies in motorcycle crash

MONDAY 7/1/19 7:58 a.m.

MOUNTAIN, Wis. (WFRV) — A 61-year-old Appleton man is dead following a two-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle Sunday night.

According to the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened on State Highway 32 near County Highway W in the town of Mountain at around 8:12 a.m. Deputies who first arrived on the scene found the driver of the motorcycle seriously injured after he was struck by a car, which was driven by a 32-year-old Phelps man.

The Appleton man driving the motorcycle was being taken to the hospital by an ambulance, but he died on the way there. The Phelps man driving the car was uninjured from the crash.

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