Iowa man injured in motorcycle accident exiting off of eastbound I-90 in Austin late Thursday afternoon

An Iowa man was injured in a one-vehicle accident while exiting off of eastbound Interstate 90 in Austin late Thursday afternoon.  

The Minnesota State Patrol reported that a 2013 Harley-Davidson motorcycle being driven by 50-year old Chad Thomas West of Ventura, Iowa was on the ramp from eastbound I-90 to 28th St. NE at 5:10 p.m. late Thursday afternoon when his motorcycle left the roadway.

West suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Austin for treatment.  The State Patrol reported that West was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident, and the Mower County Sheriff’s Office and Mayo Ambulance assisted the State Patrol at the accident scene.