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Motorcycle overturns in Pierce County, ejects operator

A White Bear Lake, Minn., man was involved in a motorcycle accident at about 5 p.m. Sunday, according to a report from the Pierce County Sheriff's Department.

Richard Voeller, 48, was driving northbound on County Highway O just north of State Highway 35 in Diamond Bluff Township when his motorcycle left the roadway on a curve, entered the east ditch and overturned several times, ejecting Voeller, the report said.

Voeller was transported by ambulance to Fairview Red Wing Medical Center and later airlifted by Mayo helicopter to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with undetermined injuries.

Red Wing Ambulance and Ellsworth Area Fire Department assisted at the scene.