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.