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Motorcyclist injured Thursday near Litchfield, Minn.


LITCHFIELD – A rural Hutchinson man was air-lifted Thursday night from the scene of a motorcycle accident near Litchfield.

According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Department, Joseph Butcher, 34, was injured when the 2000 Harley Davidson motorcycle he was driving went onto the shoulder of the road and then into the ditch where it struck a field approach.

The accident happened around 7 p.m. on County Road 28 and 575th Avenue.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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