A Lake City man is dead following a collision with a deer.
Wabasha County Sheriff’s Office responded to a Motorcycle vs Deer accident at the intersection of Wabasha County Road 17 and 335th Ave Monday around 11:28 pm.
When Deputies arrived CPR was initiated immediately.
Despite best efforts of all involved the driver, 51 year old Daran Merle Atkinson, of Lake City passed away before higher medical interventions could be implemented.
The passenger, Lori Schueller, of Lake City was transported to Rochester with non-life threatening injuries.
This is the fifth fatal accident this year for Wabasha County and the second fatal accident involving a deer.