Grand Rapids Man Dies after Motorcycle Collision with Deer

By KBJR News 1

Grand Rapids Man Dies after Motorcycle Collision with Deer

June 28, 2013 Updated Jun 28, 2013 at 10:44 AM CDT

Grand Rapids, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A Grand Rapids man has died from his injuries after he collided with a deer on his motorcycle on June 18.

80-year-old Harold Petersen was riding his motorcycle on Highway 169 near mile marker 307 when he hit a deer.

Petersen was taken to Grand Itasca Hospital and later airlifted to St Luke's Hospital in Duluth.

He passed away on Thursday from injuries sustained in the accident.

Petersen was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

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