DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state trooper is hospitalized after he was seriously injured in an off-duty motorcycle accident.
Sgt. Todd Pearson and his wife, Nancy, were riding on a Becker County road late Wednesday afternoon when their motorcycle collided with a deer that came out of the woods and crossed the road.READ MORE: Sign Bearing George Floyd's Name Unveiled At 38th And Chicago
Both husband and wife were wearing helmets. The couple was taken to Essentia Health Hospital in Fargo, N.D. Sgt. Pearson remains hospitalized with multiple injuries. His wife was treated and released.READ MORE: 'It's Bizarre': Southern Minnesota Ghost Town Still Attracting Summer Visitors
KKCQ Radio of Fosston reports the accident happened about 35 miles northeast of Detroit Lakes.MORE NEWS: Sign Bearing George Floyd's Name Unveiled At 38th And Chicago: 'This Is Just Another Step Forward'
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