Woman motorcyclist injured in crash with deer in Darwin Township

MEEKER COUNTY, MN – The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a motorcycle accident with injuries on County Road 11 just east of 655th Avenue in Darwin Township May 10 at 8:26 p.m.. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, Mayo Ambulance, Litchfield Rescue and Litchfield Fire all responded to the accident.

Julia Zaka’an, 30, of Eden Vally was riding a 1999 Harley Davidson east on County Road 11 when she struck a deer. Zaka’an was thrown from the motorcycle as a result of the collision with the deer, she was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. Zaka’an was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital then airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital with critical injuries, according to a release from Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze.

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  1. cassandra mae gerdes says:

    my prayers are with your family we love you so much Julia!!!

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