Motorcyclist Airlifted After Alcohol-Involved Crash Near Faribault
Faribault, MN (KROC-AM News)- A Burnsville man had to be airlifted from the scene of a motorcycle crash in the Faribault area Thursday night.
The State Patrol’s accident report indicates 31-year-old Jake Gumphrey was traveling on eastbound Hwy. 21 when he crashed and was thrown from the motorcycle northwest of Faribault around 8 p.m. The report describes Gumphrey’s injuries as non-life-threatening.
Troopers say he was not wearing a helmet when he was ejected from the motorcycle. The report also indicated alcohol was involved in the crash. The Rice County Sheriff’s Office, Montgomery Ambulance, Lonsdale Fire Department and North Memorial Air Care also responded to the crash.