Man injured after crashing motorcycle and other reports

Published 10:14 am Monday, April 22, 2024

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A motorcyclist was injured after a crash at 3:32 p.m. Sunday in a parking lot at 2306 E. Main St.

Police stated Allan Martin, 63, of Albert Lea, was taken to the hospital for serious but not life-threatening injuries.

Martin was reportedly trying a stunt on the bike when he went down and sustained injuries to his head and shoulder.

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