St. James Motorcyclist Injured Friday 30 Mar 13

The nice weather on Friday brought out scores of motorcycles across the area, but a St. James man was seriously injured Friday night when he lost control of his cycle on Highway 15 south of Madelia. 56-year-old Tony Carter was driving a 2012 Harley Davidson Roadster southbound on 15 when he lost control on a curve at around 11:45pm and dumped the bike into the median. Carter was flown to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale with serious injuries. A condition report is not available. The State Patrol says that he was not wearing a helmet at the time, and alcohol was detected in his system. The Harley took severe damage.