Motorcyclist Taken to ER After Hitting Deer in Southeast Minnesota
The State Patrol responded to the collision along Hwy. 248 near Rollingstone. It was reported shortly before 2 p.m.
The state crash report identifies the motorcycle operator as 69-year-old Larry Joel Swenson. He was taken to a hospital in Winona with what are being described as non-life-threatening injuries.
The motorcycle-deer collision happened in the westbound lane of the two-lane highway. The crash report indicates Swenson was wearing a helmet.
The Winona County Sheriff’s Office, Winona Area Ambulance and Rollingstone First Responders assisted the State Patrol at the crash scene.