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Onalaska man killed in north side motorcycle accident

La Crosse, WI (WXOW) – A 20-year-old Onalaska man is identified as the victim of a fatal motorcycle crash Monday night on the north side of La Crosse.

According to La Crosse Police, Kalen Islam was exiting eastbound I-90 on to Highway 35 at around 8 p.m.

Witnesses told police that Islam popped a wheelie, accelerated across southbound Highway 35, where he hit a median and was thrown off the motorcycle.

He then struck a vehicle headed north on Highway 35. He was declared dead at the scene.

Islam was wearing a helmet according to police.

The northbound lanes were closed until midnight as the Wisconsin State Patrol did their investigation into the incident.

Travis Sloan

Group Social Media and Digital Content Manager for Quincy Media, Inc.

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