Iron Range motorcycle accident sends one to a Duluth hospital

By KBJR News 1

August 5, 2014 Updated Aug 5, 2014 at 8:58 AM CDT

Embarrass, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A two vehicle accident near Embarrass Monday night has sent one person to the hospital.

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office responded to the accident at the intersection of Highway 21 and the Wahlsten Road in the Embarrass area late Monday.

The accident occurred when a motorcycle struck a vehicle that had failed to yield at the intersection.

60 year old motorcyclist, Robert Smith of Babbit, was taken to Essentia Health St. Mary's in Duluth and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The other driver was given a citation.

Elsa Robins
erobins@kbjr.com