ST. JOSEPH - A Cold Spring man was airlifted St. Cloud Hospital after crashing his motorcycle.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says 61-year-old Daniel Wurzer was riding his bike on Island Lake Road, three miles west of St. Joseph, at about 11:20 p.m. last (Tuesday) night when he lost control.

Wurzer was not wearing a helmet.

He suffered serious injuries to his head and face, but was conscious and talking to deputies. A St. Cloud Hospital spokeswoman says Wurzer is listed in critical condition today (Wednesday).