Motorcycle Crash Near Gaylord 28 Oct 11

A Madelia man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash near Gaylord Thursday night. It happened at just before 10pm on westbound Highway 5. A 2008 Harley Davidson driven by 29-year-old John Byro collided with an unknown vehicle that was also apparently travelling westbound. Byro was taken to the Sibley Medical Center and then airlifted to the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. His current condition is unavailable. An investigation into the crash is underway. The Gaylord Police and Fire Departments as well as the Sibley County Sheriff’s Office assisted the State Patrol at the scene.