A 64-year-old Atwater man suffered life-threatening injuries Sunday on Meeker County Road 3 when the motorcycle he was riding struck another motorcycle.
William Shea was airlifted by a Life Link Helicopter from the scene to St. Cloud Hospital
According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, Shea was riding with a group of motorcycles heading west on County Road 3 in Union Grove Township. The motorcycles in front of Shea slowed down and he was unable to slow in time and struck the motorcycle in front of him.
The motorcycle that was struck was driven by 59-year-old Patrick Walsh of Atwater. The collision caused Shea to lose control of his motorcycle. Walsh was able to keep control of his motorcycle and he and his passenger were not injured.