A motorcycle crash with a deer leaves one man dead.
Price County Sheriff Brian Schmidt reports on Sunday his Department received a call from Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 11:25 p.m. reporting a motorcycle versus deer crash with one person injured on State Highway 86 near State Highway 102 in the Township of Spirit.
Preliminary investigation revealed the motorcycle with one rider was traveling eastbound on State Highway 86 approaching West Road when the motorcycle struck a deer. The driver of the motorcycle, a 73 year old male from Ogema, was taken to Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital in Tomahawk for treatment of injuries. The driver was later pronounced dead at the hospital.