Tuesday, 9/3/19 9:53 a.m.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (WFRV) — The Fond du Lac Police Department have identified 22-year-old Joseph Borst of Fond du Lac in Sunday’s deadly motorcycle accident.
Police say the preliminary investigation has revealed Borst was traveling at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his motorcycle while negotiating a curve. According to authorities, the motorcycle hit a curb, ejecting Borst from the bike.
Authorities say speed and alcohol were contributing factors in the crash. They are continuing to investigate.
ORIGINAL STORY: Fond du Lac man dead after motorcycle crash
Monday, 9/1/19 9:25 a.m.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (WFRV) — Fond du Lac Police say one man is dead after a motorcycle crash early Sunday morning.
At 2:45 a.m. Sunday, police say they responded to reports of a single motorcycle accident. The crash happened near Highway 23 and Wisconsin American Drive.
Police say the 22-year-old driver, a Fond du Lac man, was ejected from the motorcycle and pronounced dead at the scene. According to police, the man was not wearing a helmet.
Police have not said what happened to cause the crash. It remains under investigation.