According to the Carver County Sheriff’s office May 7 at approximately 6:26 p.m., deputies responded to a personal injury crash involving a motorcycle on the 10600 block of Yale Avenue, in Camden Township, MN.
Sheriff’s deputies arrived on the scene and located a downed motorcycle and a single adult male rider lying on the gravel roadway. Lifesaving efforts were administered by responding emergency medical personnel.
Clay Joseph Nystrom, age 64, of Waconia, was pronounced deceased at the scene. Deputies learned the motorcycle was traveling northbound on Yale Avenue and appeared to have lost control. Mr. Nystrom was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.
This incident remains under investigation by the Carver County Sheriff’s Office, and the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office. The Plato Fire Department and Ridgeview Ambulance responded to and assisted with this incident.