Posted Tuesday, July 8, 2014 --- 1:50 p.m.

A 60-year-old man from German Valley, Illinois was killed in a crash in the Town of Blue Mounds Tuesday morning.

The crash happened around 11:40 at Highway 18/151 and Cave of the Mounds Road.

Dane Co. deputies say the Illinois motorcyclist merged and crashed into a car. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet.

The driver of the car was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.