Medical examiner identifies pedestrian hit by semi on I-39/90

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SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. — The Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the victim of a fatal pedestrian vs. semi-truck crash.

Authorities said the victim was killed when he was hit by a semi-truck while walking on I-39/90 just north of the interchange with Highway 151 shortly before 4 a.m. on May 7.

The victim has been identified as 42-year-old Adam L. Buhler of Sun Prairie. The Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office said Buhler was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. He died from injuries he suffered when hit.

The crash and Buhler’s death are under investigation by the Wisconsin State Patrol and the Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office.