UPDATE: 2 motorcyclists killed in weekend crashes

UPDATED Sunday, June 22, 2014 --- 1:13 p.m.

WISCONSIN DELLS, Wis. (AP) -- Two motorcyclists have died in separate crashes on Wisconsin roadways.

On Saturday night, a 36-year-old man was killed when he struck a deer while riding on westbound Interstate 90/94 near Wisconsin Dells. Authorities say Todd Hughes of Glenbeulah was ejected from his Harley Davidson when he hit the deer at about 10:30 p.m., and was pronounced dead on the scene.

A 21-year-old Pewaukee man also died Saturday night when his motorcycle left the roadway on Highway 16 near County Highway JJ in Waukesha County. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that accident happened about 7:30 p.m. The man's name hasn't been released.

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Posted Sunday, June 22, 2014 --- 6:11 a.m.

A motorcyclist is dead after hitting a deer in Sauk County.

The crash happened just after 10:30 p.m. Saturday on I-90 Westbound at mile marker 88.2.

According the release, the 36-year-old driver was forced off the roadway and ejected from the motorcycle after striking the deer.

The Sauk County Coroner pronounced the driver dead on the scene.

The name of the victim is not being released.

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