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Motorcycle accident near Rush Lake kills Perham man

A Perham-area motorcyclist was killed near Rush Lake Saturday afternoon, Sept. 19.

Eric Spencer Korby, 36, sustained serious head injuries when he was evidently thrown from the 1994 Yamaha motorcycle he was riding, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department report.

The accident occurred on Rush Lake Loop, off State Highway 78; at about 5:24 p.m.

Korby was first transported to Perham EMS to the Perham Memorial Hospital and Home. He was then transported by Life Flight to MeritCare in Fargo.

Korby, whose address was listed as 46421 County Highway 14, was not wearing a helmet.