Waupun Man Dies In Motorcycle Crash

(Waupun) A Waupun man died in a motorcycle crash Friday evening. The crash occurred around 6:30pm on Savage Road, north of Heideman Road, in the township of Waupun on the Fond du Lac County side.

The motorcycle was traveling south on Savage Road when it crossed the centerline, the driver then overcorrected which caused the vehicle to enter the west ditch. The 69-year-old motorcyclist lost control and the bike overturned multiple times before coming to a rest on the shoulder of the road.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities say he was not wearing a helmet. They add that speed and alcohol are not contributing factors in the crash.