TOWN OF FAIRBANKS, WI (WTAQ) - Shawano County authorities say a man is dead after the motorcycle he was riding struck a deer Friday night.
Sheriff's officials say it happened on Hirt Road in the Town of Fairbanks around 9:06 p.m. That's just outside of the Village of Tigerton.
According to authorities, a 23-year-old Tigerton man suffered serious injuries after hitting the deer and died shortly after the crash.
No one else was on the motorcycle at the time.
Officials say speed and alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash. The accident remains under investigation.