HOLDINGFORD - An Avon man has been hurt in a motorcycle crash.  The Stearns County Sheriff's Department says the incident happened at about 7:00 p.m. on Saturday on County Road 3 and 450th Street in Holding Township, near Holdingford.

Fifty-seven-year-old Kenneth Richter was heading south on County Road 3 when he lost control of his motorcycle.  He was not wearing a helmet, and suffered several cuts and abrasions to his body.

Richter was taken to St. Cloud Hospital.