RACINE COUNTY, WI — A 47-year-old man has died after a motorcycle collision Friday night that claimed the life of his female passenger in Caledonia, reports WISN.
The fatal accident occurred in the area of 6 Mile Road and Douglas Avenue (Wisconsin Highway 32) on September 2, at around 7:00 p.m.
Caledonia Police said the man was operating a motorcycle eastbound on 6 Mile Road when he failed to stop at a red light at the intersection. As the motorcycle proceeded, it was struck by a northbound vehicle.
Officials said the impact of the crash caused both the operator and his passenger, a 46-year-old woman, to be thrown from the bike.
The female rider was pronounced deceased at the scene.
First responders rushed the male operator to a local hospital with critical injuries, where he later died.
No further information has been provided at this time.
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