A man was killed Friday night in a Waukesha motorcycle
According to officials with the Waukesha County Sheriff’s
Department, the fatal accident occurred shortly after 11:30 p.m. in the
westbound lanes of Interstate 94 near Waterville Road in the Village of Summit.
Investigators say the two-vehicle accident happened when an Oconomowoc man
traveling west on Interstate 94 lost control of his vehicle. The motorcyclist
crossed the center line of the roadway and was struck by an eastbound vehicle.
According to the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department
accident report, the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene of the
accident. No information on the nature of the man’s injuries was available. The
victim’s name has not been released.
Interstate 94 was closed down for four and a half hours
following the accident while crews worked to clear the scene. The accident
remains under investigation by the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victim’s family and