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UPDATE: 44-year-old motorcyclist dies after accident in Oshkosh

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MONDAY, 10/11/2021 10:22 a.m.

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV) – The Oshkosh Police have released additional information regarding a traffic accident that happened on Saturday, October 9.

According to police, the accident involved a vehicle and a motorcycle on Ohio Street and W. 20th Avenue. A 44-year-old man who was driving the motorcycle sustained severe injuries and was taken to a local hospital however while he was at the hospital, he died.

The driver of the vehicle, a 41-year-old man has been cooperating with the investigation as it continues.

If anyone has any information regarding the accident, you’re asked to contact the Oshkosh Police Department.

UPDATE: W. 20th Ave. and Ohio St. in Oshkosh reopened

SUNDAY 10/10/2021 1:40 a.m.

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV)- Roadways on W. 20th Avenue and the 1900 block of Ohio Street in Oshkosh have reopened Sunday morning following an accident that occurred on Saturday night.

No additional details regarding the cause of the accident or any word of injury have been released at this time. Local Five will update this story as new details become available.

ORIGINAL STORY: HAPPENING NOW: Oshkosh police close Ohio St. and W. 20th Ave., investigating accident

SATURDAY 10/09/2021 9:03 p.m.

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV) – Oshkosh Police Officers are asking the public to stay away from select roads as they investigate an accident.

According to a release, the Oshkosh Police Department’s Accident Investigation Team and OPD Detectives are currently investigating on Ohio Street and W. 20th Avenue.

Officers say the following roads are closed:

  • Roadway on W. 20th Avenue between Hubbard Street and Simpson Avenue.
  • 1900 block of Ohio Street.

Department officials ask everyone to avoid the area until further notice.

Local 5 will update this article when more information becomes available.

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