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Wabasha, MN (KROC-AM News) - Two Dodge County residents were injured Saturday when a tree struck their motorcycle crash along a curvey stretch of highway in Wabasha County.

The State Patrol says 59-year-old Timothy Johnson of Dodge Center was driving a motorcycle west on Highway 60 when the crash occurred. The incident was reported just before 3:45 PM about 6 miles west of Wabasha. The State Patrol report does not state if the tree fell on the motorcycle or if the motorcycle left the roadway.


Johnson was transported to the Wabasha Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. His passenger, 50-year-old Simone Sackett of Dodge Center, also suffered non-life-threatening but did not require transport to the hospital. The State Patrol report says they were not wearing helmets.

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