Elk River man killed in Silver Creek Township motorcycle crash

A 52-year-old Elk River man has died from injuries he received in a Saturday evening motorcycle accident in Silver Creek Township., the Wright County Sheriff’s Office reported Monday.

The one-vehicle accident on Wright County Road 123 and Duffield Ave N.W. in Silver Creek Township was reported shortly after 6 p.m. Aug. 17.

The initial investigation by the Wright County Sheriff’s Office indicates¬† a 2008 Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by Randal Alan Stevens, was eastbound on County Road 123 when it failed to negotiate a curve iand went off the road into the ditch, ejecting the driver and a passenger.

Stevens was transported by Maple Lake Ambulance to Allina Hospital in Buffalo. He was later transferred to North Memorial Hospital where he died, a¬†Wright County Sheriff’s Office news release stated.

His passenger, Rebecca Marie LuAllen, 53, also from Elk River, was transported to St Cloud Hospital for injuries sustained in the accident.

Neither subject was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. The incident remains under investigation by the Wright County Sheriff’s Office.