Minot Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident

A 21-year-old Minot man is in the hospital after being thrown from a motorcycle he was riding.

Minot Police say around 2:40 p.m. on Saturday they were called to the 1500 block of North Broadway.

Officers say Bryan Bechtold was heading south downhill on a
motorcycle and hit a wooden post that was lying in the roadway.

Bechtold lost control of the bike and was thrown off the motorcycle, rolling several times on the road.

Bechtold was transported to Trinity Hospital Emergency Room in Minot where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries and is
recovering at Minot Trinity E.R.