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Brooklyn man arrested in hit-and-run fatality
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OREGON - A Brooklyn man was arrested Friday for killing a bicyclist in a hit-and-run in the Town of Oregon.

Kevin D. Meister, 35, was booked into the Dane County Jail on a tentative charge of committing a hit-and-run causing death.

According to the Dane County Sheriff's Department, the crash was reported at about 6:30 a.m. at the intersection of Lincoln Road and Hillcrest Lane, Town of Oregon. A dark-colored pickup truck was reported to have struck a westbound bicyclist before leaving the scene.

The cyclist, a 33-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Deputies later found the truck and driver less than 10 miles from the scene.

Causing a fatality in a hit-and-run is a Class D felony and faces a maximum possible sentence of 15 years in prison.