JACKSON COUNTY, Wis. -

A 53-year-old man from Sparta died after he hit a deer while riding his motorcycle on County Highway P in the Town of Curran Sunday morning.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department said Tim Greeno and a group of motorcyclists were going southbound on CTH P near Underhill Road in the Town of Curran when Greeno hit a deer.

Greeno, who was wearing a helmet, was ejected from his motorcycle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.