One Killed, One Injured In Winnebago County Accident

One person was killed and one person was injured when a motorcycle struck a deer in Winnebago County Sunday afternoon. Sheriff’s officials say the driver was heading east on County Highway D about a tenth of a mile east of County Highway B when the bike struck the deer. Oshkosh ambulance took the driver to Theda Clark Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. The passenger died at the scene. Neither the driver nor passenger was wearing a helmet. Speed and alcohol were not factors in the accident. The mishap in the Town of Poygan happened at 2:08 p.m.