Fatal Dirt Bike Accident Reported In Sandstone
On Saturday June 30th, 2013 Pine County Sheriffs Deputies responded to a report of an accident on Stenson Lane in Sandstone involving an off road motorcycle striking a tree. Upon arriving Deputies observed a 19 year old male being administered CPR by friends. Deputies and EMS took over CPR and life saving efforts and transported the male to Essentia Hospital in Sandstone where he died from his injuries.
There were no witnesses to the actual collision but indications are that the deceased was riding the 100cc dirt bike, lost control and struck a tree at a high rate of speed. Friends heard the crash and came to the scene and observed the victim on the ground. The deceased was taken to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office. Family members are being notified.