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Motorcyclist dies in 4-vehicle crash in Waukesha: Police

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Posted at 7:45 PM, Oct 17, 2021

WAUKESHA — A motorcyclist involved in a crash in Waukesha Sunday night has passed away, police announced Monday.

Authorities responded to a four-vehicle crash just after 5 p.m. on Highway 164/59/Les Paul Pkwy and Racine Avenue. An investigation found that a Ford 150 hit a motorcycle, and then a Dodge Durango and Toyota Sienna struck the Ford 150.

Police say the motorcycle then caught fire in the middle of the intersection. Witnesses tried to save the motorcyclist until first responders arrived. But the male motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

The victim's identity will be announced after family is notified.

The crash caused traffic delays for about five hours.

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