MOWER COUNTY, Minn. - A motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries when a tire blew on a Mower County road on Saturday.
The Minnesota State Patrol said it happened on Highway 16 in Frankford Township.
Tanar Haala, 47, of Fairfax, was the driver and suffered life-threatening injuries. A passenger, Rachel Kuphal, 32, of Pipestone, suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
Both riders were thrown from the bike when the tire blew.