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Motorcyclist injured after hitting deer

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LINN COUNTY (KWWL) -

A motorcyclist was injured Sunday night after hitting a deer.

The Linn County Sheriff's Office says Nicholas Russell Etten was headed north on Buffalo Ridge Road at about 10:55 p.m. Sunday when he hit a deer at the intersection of Finn Lane.

Deputies say Etten, who was not wearing a helmet, was taken to St. Luke's Hospital to be treated for his injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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