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Wadena man hurt in motorcycle vs. deer

The Wadena County Sheriff's Office reported an motorcycle vs. deer traffic accident on Wednesday, July 13 around 9:20 p.m.

Witnesses at the scene said they saw a 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle traveling west on Leaf River Road north of Wadena. They witnessed the motorcycle collide with a deer that ran out of the ditch and onto the road. The collision caused the motorcycle operator to lose control and the motorcycle flipped twice before coming to rest in the south ditch on Leaf River Road.

The bike operator, Bruce Buising, 57, of Wadena, was ejected from the cycle. Buising was transported to Tri-County Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The sheriff's office was assisted at the scene by Wadena Police Department and Tri-County Ambulance.