MADISON, Wis. (WTAQ) - A Beloit woman was fighting for her life at last word, after being injured in a motorcycle crash that killed her husband. 21-year-old Britannie Rounds was in critical condition at UW Hospital in Madison. 22-year-old Michael Rounds died at the scene of the crash, which happened Thursday afternoon on Highway 51 just north of Beloit.
Town of Beloit Police said the Rounds motorcycle was going north when it collided with an SUV that was turning right onto a neighborhood street. Investigators said speed was believed to be a factor, although they’re still looking into the mishap. The highway was shut down for 3 hours while a cleanup and investigation took place.