PIERZ-A 39-year-old Pierz man was seriously injured Thursday, June 13, when the vehicle he was driving crashed near the intersection of 153rd Street and 235th Avenue, 3 miles west of Pierz, in Buh Township.
Morrison County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the crash at 10:10 p.m. and learned the driver, Roger Bleichner was traveling west on 153rd Street when the vehicle left the roadway and hit a road approach. This launched the vehicle into the air, which rolled onto its roof.
Bleichner was transported by Life Link III to St. Cloud Hospital with serious injuries.
The sheriff's office was assisted at the scene by the Pierz Fire Department, Pierz First
Response and Mayo Clinic Ambulance.