Glencoe Men Injured, One Seriously, in Meeker County Crash


Two Glencoe men were injured, one seriously, when each crashed their motorcycles north of Litchfield late Saturday morning.

At just after 11:30am, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a personal injury accident involving two motorcycles on Highway 34, north of 293rd Street, in Forest City Township.

Deputies learned that 42-year-old Scott Karg was driving a motorcycle north on Highway 34 when he lost control and went down. 39-year-old Joshua Compton, was driving a motorcycle near Scott Karg and tried to avoid hitting him and went down on his motorcycle as well.

Karg was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital and later airlifted to St. Cloud hospital with possible life-threatening injuries.

Compton was transported by private party to the hospital.


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