Off-highway motorcycle crashes, injuring man

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WADENA — A Minneapolis man was injured when the off-highway motorcycle he was operating crashed Sunday, July 19, in the Huntersville State Forest in Wadena County.

The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office was called at 7:23 p.m. for the crash on a trail system northeast of Huntersville Forest Road and 360th Street. It was reported Jamie Johnson of Minneapolis crashed due to the bike hitting a sandy area on the trail and he lost control.

Johnson was transported by Tri-County Ambulance to St. Joseph’s Hospital of Park Rapids for injuries.

The sheriff’s office was assisted on scene by Menahga police and fire departments and Tri-County Ambulance.

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