Dodge County motorcycle crash kills man Wednesday morning

The crash occurred Wednesday morning when the motorcycle went into a ditch off Highway 30 near Westfield Township and ejected the driver.

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DODGE COUNTY — A Glenco, Minn., man was killed Wednesday, July 13, 2022, in a motorcycle crash on Minnesota Highway 30 about a mile east of Blooming Prairie, Minnesota.

At 10:21 a.m., 75-year-old Ronald Leroy Karg was driving a 2011 Harley Davidson Cruiser east on Highway 30 near 115th Avenue in Westfield Township when the motorcycle went into the ditch and ejected the driver, according to a Minnesota State Patrol report.

The Dodge County Sheriff's Office, Blooming Prairie Police Department, Blooming Prairie Fire Department and Ambulance, and Mayo Clinic Ambulance responded to the crash.

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