Minnesota State Patrol   7/1/2013
Case#:   13800953
District:   2800
Incident Type:   FATAL
Crash Type:    Animal
Location:   Hwy. 18 at Co. Rd. 23
County:  Crow Wing

Assisting Agencies: Crow Wing County Sheriff Office

The Minnesota State Patrol is currently investigating a serious injury motorcycle vs. deer crash east of Brainerd. A motorcycle driven by Lee C. Dufresne, 51, of Forest Lake, Mn., was eastbound on Highway 18 when a deer ran into the motorcycle, a 1996 Harley-Davidson Roadster. Dufresne suffered serious injuries. His passenger, Christine E. Ross, 44, of Forest Lake, Mn., suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Update 7/29/13: Lee C. Dufresne, 51, driver of the motorcycle, died from his injuries.

INFORMATION BELIEVED COMPLETE Last Updated: 7/29/2013 2:48:53 AM

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