Man hospitalized after motorcycle vs. bear crash in Cass County

Motorcycle Crash
Motorcycle Crash(Valley News Live)
Published: Aug. 3, 2022 at 5:21 PM CDT
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PILLAGER, MN-- A man was hospitalized after a large black bear struck his motorcycle on a county road in Pillager.

According to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened Aug. 1, when a large black bear came out of the ditch and struck a motorcycle traveling on County Road 34.

Medical personnel arrived on scene and treated the driver.

The 67-year-old’s injuries are non-life-threatening, authorities said.

He was transported to a hospital.

According to the report, the MN DNR issued a permit for the dead bear.

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