37-year-old Waukesha man dies in ski hill crash

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MADISON — Authorities say a downhill skier died in a crash on a hill in Dane County.

The Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the victim as Jonathan Allen, 37, from Waukesha. Preliminary autopsy results reveal Allen suffered injuries when he struck a fixed object (a tree) while skiing. Additional testing is underway.

The incident happened Saturday, Feb. 3 at Tyrol Basin near Mount Horeb.  Allen was pronounced dead at the hospital shortly after he arrived.

The investigation is ongoing.

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