5/23/2021 1:37:00 PM Pair of crashes results in injuries
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Sunday, May 16th 2021 at 12:48 p.m., the Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of a motorcycle crash with injury on County Road #155 in Crooked Lake Township, rural Outing MN.
Deputies and responders arrived on scene and located a 2017 Harley Davidson motorcycle and its operator in the ditch. The investigation indicated that the motorcycle may have struck loose gravel causing it to leave the roadway and enter the ditch. The driver of the motorcycle, a male, age 47 of Hill City MN, was treated on scene and transported to a Duluth MN hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.
Assisting on scene were the Remer Ambulance Service, Outing Quick Response, Crooked Lake Fire Department and North Memorial Air Care.
Sheriff Burch also reported that on Sunday, May 16th 2021 at 3:02 p.m., the Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of an ATV crash with injury near the Bull Moose Trail, in Bull Moose Township, rural Backus MN. Deputies and responders arrived on scene and learned that an adult male, age 37 of Swanville MN, was operating a 2007 Suzuki 450 ATV when he lost control and was ejected from the machine. The victim was treated on scene and transported to a Brainerd MN hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries. The victim was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Assisting on the scene were the MN Department of Conservation, Pine River Fire Department, North Memorial Ambulance and Air Care.