Michael Scott Obituary, Death – In a devastating incident, a motorcyclist lost his life and his passenger suffered severe injuries following a collision with an SUV in Gnesen Township, north of Duluth.
The tragic event took place at approximately 6 p.m. on Thursday, in the 7400 block of Rice Lake Road, as reported by the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office.
Michael A. Scott, a 62-year-old resident of Duluth, was pronounced deceased at the scene by responding emergency personnel. The loss of a beloved member of the community has left family, friends, and acquaintances in a state of deep sorrow.
The female passenger who accompanied Scott on the motorcycle was transported to the hospital with critical injuries, as stated by the Sheriff’s Office.
The driver of the SUV involved in the collision escaped unharmed. At this time, the identities of those involved have not been released pending notification of their loved ones.
The circumstances leading up to the tragic crash have not yet been disclosed by the Sheriff’s Office. The community mourns the loss of Michael A. Scott and hopes for a swift recovery for his injured passenger. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those affected by this heart-wrenching incident.