Two Local Men Injured in M/C Crashes 05 Jun 12

A 20-year-old Buffalo Lake man was injured Saturday afternoon after losing control of his motorcycle and crashing about 5 miles northwest of Stewart.

Renville County authorities say Zachariah Wieweck was airlifted to HCMC for treatment. His condition was not available.

The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says Wieweck was traveling south on County Road 20 in Preston Lake Township when he lost control and crashed.

Authorities say he was not wearing protective riding gear.

A Lester Prairie man was injured when he crashed his motorcycle Sunday evening southwest of Lester Prairie. 49-year-old Roger Kern was also taken to HCMC in Minneapolis for treatment of injuries he sustained in the crash.

The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says the crash happened just before 8pm Sunday at 180th Street and Cable Avenue.