On Sunday, November 1st 2015 at 4:55 pm officers from the Mount Pleasant Police Department were sent by the Racine County Communication’s Center to a motorcycle crash in the 700 block of S. Fancher Rd (CTH H) in the Village of Mount Pleasant, involving a motorized dirt bike. A witness reported that the operator of the motorcycle sustained a head injury and was unconscious. The operator of the dirt bike remained at the scene and did not claim an injury.
The South Shore Fire Department was called to the scene. Upon arrival an assessment was made of the injured operator and Flight for Life was contacted. The 53 year old male motorcycle driver from Racine was not wearing a helmet. He was air lifted from the scene to Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee due to serious injuries. He remains in critical condition.
The Technical Reconstruction Unit from the Wisconsin State Patrol was called to the scene and assisted with this crash investigation. Also, northbound and southbound traffic on CTH H was redirected for four hours while the crash was being investigated.
This cause of this crash remains under investigations by the Mount Pleasant Police Department with the assistance of the WI State Patrol.
“Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Mt. Pleasant Police Department at 884-0454 option #4 or Crime Stoppers at (262) 636-9330, via e-mail through the website www.racine.crimestoppersweb.com, or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) and typing in TIP417 with your text message.”