LYNDEN TOWNSHIP - Two people were hurt after a motorcycle crash near Clearwater on Saturday night.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened at about 9:30 p.m. on County Road 75 near 19th Avenue East.

Deputies found a motorcycle that was traveling west when it hit a deer.

The driver, 53-year-old Dale Bartlett of Rice had minor injuries. The passenger, 42-year-old Christy Rhodes of St. Cloud had to be taken to St. Cloud hospital for treatment of her injuries.