Siren, WI (NNCNOW.com) - Authorities are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in Burnett County over the weekend that left a Siren man dead.
According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, it's believed the crash occurred around 11:45 Saturday morning, in La Follete Township.
Just after 8 Saturday evening, officers responded to a report of a single motorcycle crash on County Highway B, just west of Styles Road.
There, a Wisconsin State Trooper found 58–year–old Jerry Barker dead upon arrival.
Authorities believe Barker had been driving eastbound on Highway B when he traveled off the roadway at a curve, and crashed in a field.
It's unknown at this time why Barker's bike went off the road.