A Hurley, Wisconsin man is hospitalized after crashing his motorcycle in Ironwood Tuesday night. It happened just after 7:30 p.m. near the St. Vincent de Paul store on Aurora Street.
The 49-year-old man was taken to Aspirus Grand View Hospital and later transferred to St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth, Minnesota by Life Flight. Police say he was not wearing a helmet, and alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident.
The name of the driver has not been released. The accident remains under investigation.