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Two West Fargo residents hurt in Becker County motorcycle crash July 4

The motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Highway 87 and struck a deer at milepost 13.

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Two West Fargo residents were injured when their motorcycle hit a deer on Highway 87 in Becker County on July 4.

The driver, Brian Melvin Irving, 73, and the passenger, Beverly Kay Irving, 73, both of West Fargo, were taken to Essentia Health St. Mary’s hospital in Detroit Lakes with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol.

The motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Highway 87 and struck a deer at milepost 13.

The crash was reported on dry pavement at 6:02 p.m. Monday in Evergreen Township.

Wolf Lake Rescue, St. Mary’s EMS, Perham EMS, the Frazee Police Department and the Becker County Sheriff’s Office assisted at the scene.

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