Ely, MN (KROC-AM News) - A motorcyclist from Winona was transported to a hospital following a tangle with a deer in northern Minnesota Saturday morning.

The State Patrol says 35-year-old Casey Cloeter was riding a motorcycle on Highway 1 just south of Ely when he collided with a deer. The crash was reported just before 11 AM.

The report on the crash indicates the Winona man was wearing a helmet. He was taken to the hospital in Ely to be treated for what the State Patrol described as non-life threatening injuries.

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