ASHLEY TOWNSHIP - A man was airlifted to the hospital after the motorcycle he was driving was struck by a car.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Department says the incident happened just after 5:30 p.m. yesterday (Friday) on County Road 184 in Ashley Township.

The driver of the motorcycle was taken to CentraCare Hospital in Sauk Centre, then later transferred to North Memorial Hospital in Robinsdale by air ambulance.

The name of the motorcycle driver has not been released.

The people in the car were not hurt.