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Motorcyclist seriously injured in Lincoln County after hitting deer

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TOWNSHIP OF WILSON (WAOW)--A man is seriously injured after hitting a deer in Lincoln County while riding his motorcycle. The accident happened on County Road CC in the Township of Wilson.

Witnesses say the motorcycle driver attempted to slow down for a deer crossing the road, but was unable to stop in time. The male driver was found by emergency crews in the roadway just after 9 o'clock Saturday night. He was air-lifted to Sacred Heart Hospital in Tomahawk with what are believed to be serious injuries.

Authorities say speed and alcohol do not appear to be a factor in the accident.

 

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