Stoughton man dead after hit by car while riding motorcycle

By  | 

FITCHBURG, Wis. (WMTV) - A Stoughton man is dead after a vehicle hit him while he was riding his motorcycle in Fitchburg Wednesday afternoon.

Fitchburg police say it happened around 4:43 p.m. at the intersection of County Highway MM and McCoy Road.

The victim, who was 60 years old, police say, was brought to a hospital with serious injuries. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

The driver of the car was cited for Failure to Yield Right of Way while Making a Left Turn - Causing Death. The driver has been cooperating with the investigation.

The Wisconsin State Patrol has also been requested to assist with the investigation.