At 11:36 a.m. Thursday, April 25, the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center received a report of a motorcycle crash on County Road 143 near 208th Street in Lynden Township.
According to Sheriff Steve Soyka, Terry Brockman, 56 of Clearwater, was on his 1999 Honda motorcycle traveling eastbound on County Road 143 when he left the roadway. Upon entering the ditch, Brockman loss control of his motorcycle and crashed.
When deputies arrived, they found Brockman lying in the ditch next to his motorcycle. Brockman was alert and talking, and he had an injury to his right leg. Mayo Ambulance transported Brockman to the St. Cloud Hospital for treatment of his leg injury.
The crash remains under investigation. The windspeed is believed to be a factor in Brockman losing control of his motorcycle.
Clearwater Rescue assisted with the crash.