BOWLUS -- A Little Falls man is hurt after hitting a deer with his motorcycle in Morrison County.

The incident happened Tuesday night just before 10:00 p.m. on Great River Road, east of Bowlus.

Sheriff Shawn Larsen says 48-year-old Daniel Lemieur was traveling south when a deer ran on the road. Lemieur hit the deer with his motorcycle, causing him to be thrown from his bike.

He was taken to St. Cloud Hosptial with unknown injuries.