MELROSE (WJON News) -- Two men were hurt when the motorcycle they were riding crashed.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened just after 11:00 p.m. Tuesday on County Road 13 in Melrose Township, about two miles north of the city of Melrose.

Twenty-one-year-old Jose Camacho Junior of Minneapolis was driving the bike. Twenty-four-year-old Christofer De Jesus of Paynesville was a passenger.

The motorcycle went off the road prior to 400th Street hitting an approach and launching the motorcycle airborne for about 25 yards.

The men were taken to the Melrose Hospital and the Sauk Center Hospital. Camacho Junior was then airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital.

AM 1240 WJON logo
Get our free mobile app

Both men were wearing helmets.


LOOK: States with the most people earning $1 million or more

Stacker examined Internal Revenue Service tax return data to see which states had the highest share of people who earned $1 million or more in 2019.

More From AM 1240 WJON