ST. JOSEPH TOWNSHIP - A 27-year-old St. Joseph man was struck by a car while riding his bike.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Department says the incident happened just before 9:00 p.m. last (Tuesday) evening on County Road 2 in St. Joseph Township.

Christopher Hawk lost control of his bike and was hit from behind.

The 16-year-old driver, and her passenger, were not hurt.

Hawk was flown to the hospital by air ambulance.