Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries after colliding with deer

A 44-year-old motorcyclist was hospitalized after hitting a deer in Isanti County Tuesday night.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the 44-year-old man from Princeton, Minnesota, was driving his motorcycle North on Highway 47 near 261st Street in Stanford Township when he hit a deer. 

The man was taken by air to Hennepin County Medical Center with serious injuries.