October 02, 2013 | 11:51 AMLYONS - A 25-year-old Lyons man died Oct. 2 at 2:15 a.m. after he crashed his motorcycle on Sept. 29 on Highway 50.
Josh Tauscher was attempting to drive onto Highway 50 from South Road in the town of Lyons. However, he hit a pickup truck with a trailer that was on Highway 50.
Tausher first hit the truck, was ejected off the motorcycle, and struck the trailer before coming to rest in the roadway.
Tauscher was taken by ambulance to Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington before he was flown by Flight For Life to a Milwaukee-area hospital with critical injuries.
Tauscher was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Neither alcohol nor drugs are believed to be contributing factors to the crash.
The Walworth County Crash Investigation Unit was summoned to the scene, and this case remains open.