Appleton motorcyclist, with passenger, hits deer
APPLETON -- Alanna Larae Rens, 53, of Appleton, suffered non-life threatening injuries when the motorcycle she was riding on hit a deer.
The crash occurred at approximately 11:16 p.m. Friday.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol report, the 2009 Honda FXDB motorcycle was heading southbound on Highway 59, near Highway 119, when it hit a deer.
The driver of the motorcycle, Peter Casey Rens, 55, of Appleton, was not injured in the incident. Alanna Rens was taken to Appleton Municipal Hospital.
The press release said neither were wearing a helmet and the road conditions were dry. Assisting the state patrol were the Appleton Police Department, Appleton EMS and the Swift County Sheriff's Office.