Man Dead Following Motorcycle Crash in Hinckley

By KBJR News 1

Man Dead Following Motorcycle Crash in Hinckley

May 16, 2013 Updated May 16, 2013 at 2:56 PM CDT

Hinckley, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A 57-year-old Sandstone man is dead following a head-on collision in Hinckley on Wednesday.

The Pine County Sheriff's Office responded to the accident call around 2 Wednesday afternoon.

They say that Dean Allen Dronen was driving southbound on Highway 61 on his motorcycle when a northbound minivan crossed the center line, entered his lane and collided head on with his motorcycle.

Dronen was transported to Sandstone Hospital where he later died of his injuries.

The elderly driver of the minivan was detained at the scene and later transported to Sandstone Hospital for an evaluation.

The accident remains under investigation.

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