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Names Released From Fatal Fish Hatchery Rd Crash

By: NBC 15
By: NBC 15

We now know the name of the man killed in Wednesday’s motorcycle crash.

Fitchburg Police found 49-year-old James Hammer Jr. of Madison dead at the scene. Hammer was a passenger on the motorcycle driven by 35-year-old Daniel Banks. Banks fled the scene after the crash.

Police captured Banks and took him to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

He is currently being held for a probation warrant unrelated to the accident.

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