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Motorcycle driver injured in accident on Highway 2 near Bemidji

BEMIDJI - A 33-year-old Chisholm, Minn., man was injured in a motorcycle accident reported at about 2 p.m. Thursday on U.S. Highway 2 at the intersection with Beltrami County Road 50.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol out of Thief River Falls:

John R. Bonnette was driving a 2006 Harley-Davidson west on Highway 2 when he lost control, ran off the roadway to the right and overturned. The vehicle slid onto its side.

Bonnette, who was wearing a helmet, was taken to North Country Regional Hospital, where he was treated and released.

The motorcycle sustained moderate damage.