VERNON COUNTY, WI -

A 37-year-old man was injured after he lost control of his motorcycle on Lower Ridge Road in the Township of Whitestown near Ontario and was thrown off his motorcycle.  

The Vernon County Sheriff’s Office said Kurt Bushinger, of Eagan, Minnesota, was going eastbound on Lower Ridge Road when he lost control of his motorcycle and overturned.

Bushinger, who was wearing a helmet and full riding gear, was ejected from his motorcycle. His motorcycle continued out of control and came to a rest after striking a tree, the sheriff’s office said.

Bushinger was transported to Vernon Memorial Hospital to be treated for his injuries.