A Waunakee man died April 6 of injuries sustained in a crash in Springdale.

According to a report from the Dane County Sheriff’s Office, Dylan LaMere, 22, was driving a motorcycle on Hwy. PD at the intersection of Hwy. J and was struck by a Chevy Malibu operated by a 17-year-old woman.

Sheriff’s deputies, along with Fitchrona EMS and Mount Horeb Fire and Rescue responded to the scene at 4:48 p.m.

The woman, who was traveling eastbound, had tried to avoid striking a vehicle slowing to turn northbound onto Hwy. J, the report states. The Chevy Malibu entered the westbound lane of Hwy. PD and struck the motorcycle driven by Lamere.

According to the Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office, LaMere was pronounced deceased at the scene of the injuries sustained.

According to a GoFundMe page set up for a memorial in Dylan LaMere’s name, he was a student at UW-Platteville who was pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering.

“He always had smile and was willing to help anyone in need,” the page notes.

To access the GoFundMe page, visit https://gf.me/v/c/2ml6/in-memory-of-dylan-lamere

The death remains under investigation by the Dane County Sheriff’s Office and the Medical Examiner’s Office.

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