The Kohler Villager News

Oostburg man dies in motorcycle crash in Kohler [updated]

At approximately 5:44 a.m. Thursday morning, the Kohler Police Department responded to reports of an abandoned motorcycle on CTH A, approximately .4 miles south of CTH PP in Kohler.

According to a release by the Kohler Police Department, the motorcycle was found lying on its side with its engine still running and warm to the touch. No witnesses observed the accident, but a search located the motorcycle’s operator lying in a ditch below the Sheboygan River bridge.

The 27 year-old victim has been identified as Ya Youa Vang of Oostburg. Speed was determined to be a contributing factor in the crash.

Responding agencies were the Kohler Police Dept., Kohler Fire Dept., Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Department, and the Sheboygan County Coroner.