Weather Forecast


Minor hurt in dirt bike crash

A 17-year-old boy was treated by an off-duty paramedic, then transported to Tri-County Hospital in Wadena for injuries suffered in an accident on a dirt bike.

At 6:37 p.m. on May 19, the Wadena County Sheriff Office received a report of a dirt bike crash at the intersection of 380th street and U.S. Highway 71 in Blueberry Township. Upon arrival it was discovered that a Menahga boy had been riding his dirt bike and jumped an approach, then lost control and crashed the bike.

The Menahga Police Department, Menahga Fire Department, Menahga First Responders and Tri County Ambulance assisted on scene.