July 10, 2022 – Dodge Co., WI – On July 10, 2022 at approximately 3:47 p.m., the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office responded to a motor vehicle crash on Hwy 60 east of Resthaven Road in the Township of Rubicon.
Initial investigation showed that a 26-year-old male was operating a 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle west on Hwy 60 and then conducted a U-turn (to pick up an item that was dropped in the roadway) and began traveling east on Hwy 60.
A 56-year-old male was operating a 2017 Dodge Ram pickup truck towing a camper and was traveling east on Hwy 60. The motorcycle and camper collided, causing the motorcycle to turn onto its side.
A 27-year-old female passenger on the motorcycle was transported to Hartford Hospital and later pronounced deceased by the Dodge County Medical Examiner.
The 26-year-old motorcycle operator suffered minor injuries and the 56-year-old pickup truck driver and other occupants in his vehicle were uninjured in the crash.
Assisting at the crash scene were: Hartford Paramedics, Hartford Police, Hartford Fire Department, Flight for Life helicopter, Sheriff’s Office Chaplain, Dodge County Medical Examiner and DCERT.
The crash remains under investigation by the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office and the Dodge County Medical Examiner.
Questions may be directed to Sheriff Dale J. Schmidt.