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UPDATE: Wisconsin man injured in motorcycle crash on Highway 212 near Dawson

The driver of a motorcycle involved in a crash Sunday on U.S. Highway 212 suffered non-life threatening injuries.

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DAWSON — James Arvid Jost, 64, of Kronenwetter, Wisconsin suffered non-life threatening injuries after he was involved in a motorcycle crash around 6:21 a.m. Sunday on U.S. Highway 212 near Dawson.

Kronenwetter was first taken to Dawson Hospital before being airlifted to North Memorial Health Hospital in Robbinsdale. He was wearing a helmet, the Minnesota State Patrol report said.

According to the state patrol report, the 2019 Triumph Motorcycle Explorer, was headed eastbound on U.S. Highway 212 , near Mile Post 18 in Riverside Township, when it crossed the westbound lane of traffic. The motorcycle entered the north ditch and then rolled.

Assisting the state patrol at the scene were the Dawson Police Department, Dawson Ambulance and North Memorial Air Care.

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Shelby Lindrud is a reporter with the West Central Tribune of Willmar. Her focus areas are arts and entertainment, agriculture, features writing and the Kandiyohi County Board.

She can be reached via email slindrud@wctrib.com or direct 320-214-4373.


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