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I-94 reopen after deadly motorcycle crash Tuesday

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I-94 reopen after deadly motorcycle crash Tuesday

By Jaclyn Brandt. CREATED Aug 20, 2013 - UPDATED: Aug 20, 2013

MILWAUKEE - One person is dead after a motorcycle crash on NB I-43/WB I-94 at the Plainfield Curve.

Police have identified the man as 19-year-old David Dang of Oak Creek.

The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.

"Witnesses said the operator was traveling at a high rate of speed and lost control of the motorcycle," said Fran McLaughlin with the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office. "He struck orange barrels and the median wall."

The man was pronounced dead on the scene. I-94 was closed for more than two hours in one direction due to the crash.