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