Morton Man Motorcycle Accident 21 Jul 14

A Morton man was injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon in Fillmore County. 63-year-old Dennis Roper was driving a 1992 Honda eastbound on Highway 16 when he collided with a westbound 2003 Honda motorcycle that struck a deer and fell into the eastbound lane. Roper and the other driver, 55-year-old Thomas Blehm of Hastings were both hospitalized with non life-threatening injuries. The accident happened at just before 2pm. Both bikes were totaled.