A Pardeeville man was killed when his motorcycle collided with a deer, according to a release from the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said Gregory Budd, 60, was riding on Grouse Road east of 14th Drive in the town of Buffalo when he struck a deer, lost control of the motorcycle and collided with the road.

Budd was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, according to investigators.

Speed and alcohol are not considered factors in the crash.