A New Ulm man was killed Wednesday evening after his motorcycle
hit a car on Highway 15 just outside of New Ulm.
53-year-old Kurt Winkler was driving his motorcycle southbound on
Highway 15 when he rear-ended a car at the intersection with Shag Road on the south end of New Ulm just before 6pm.
The car then collided with the rear of an SUV. Winkler was ejected from his motorcycle in the collision. He was pronounced dead at New Ulm Medical Center.
Winkler was not wearing a helmet.
The other drivers were not injured.