38-year-old man dies after Brown County bike race
SUAMICO, Wis. (AP) -- A 38-year-old man is dead after competing in a mountain bike race in Brown County.
According to county sheriff's department, the man was cycling up a steep hill during the race at Brown County Reforestation Camp Sunday. He got off his bike and told a nurse that he couldn't catch his breath.
WLUK-TV reports (http://bit.ly/QH04fF) he was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Officials are investigating the cause of death.
More than 600 competitors took part in the 12-mile race organized by Wisconsin Off Road Series.
Information from: WLUK-TV, http://www.fox11online.com