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Carlos man injured in motorcycle crash

A 35-year-old Carlos man was injured in a motorcycle crash Friday, June 8.

Shortly after 6 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about a motorcycle crash on County Road 9 near the intersection with Crooked Lake Road NE about three miles north of Nelson.

According to the sheriff's office, Shane Michael Schlosser, who was driving a 2016 Harley Davidson, left the roadway and crashed in a grassy area where County Road 9 curves to the west. It was reported that Schlosser was picked up by a male in a white pickup.

Around 5 a.m. Saturday, June 9, Schlosser was brought to Alomere Health with significant neck injuries and was later transported to the St. Cloud Hospital, according to the sheriff's office.

The motorcycle was severely damaged.

The crash remains under investigation.

Celeste Edenloff

Celeste is a reporter for the Alexandria Echo Press and has lived in the Alexandria Lakes Area since 1997. She first worked for the Echo Press as a reporter from 1999 to 2011, and returned in June 2016 to report on the community she calls home. Besides writing articles for the Echo Press, she has a blog, “Newspaper Girl on the Run.” Celeste is on a continuous healthy living journey and loves to teach bootcamp fitness classes and run. She has participated in nearly 200 races with her husband, Al, covering the 5K, 10K, 10-mile and half-marathon (13.1 mile) distances.

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