A 37-year-old Grand Rapids motorcyclist was in critical condition Sunday after colliding with a deer on Business Highway 371, four miles south of Brainerd, the State Patrol reported.
Brian W. Bird was driving northbound on Business Highway 371 near the Highway 371 bypass when at 11:19 a.m. he collided with a deer.
Bird, who was not wearing a helmet, suffered massive internal injuries and possible head injuries, the State Patrol reported.
He was transported to St. Cloud Hospital, where Sunday night he was listed in critical condition, a hospital spokeswoman said.
The Brainerd Police Department and the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department assisted the State Patrol.
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