Motorcyclist killed after striking fence in Stearns County

The crash happened just outside of Albany.
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The Stearns County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday issued a news release regarding a fatal motorcycle crash that happened Saturday, May 1. 

According to the release, 52-year-old Troy T. Karger, of Albany, was driving a motorcycle on County Road 54 just outside of Albany when he lost control around a curve near Quaker Road and crashed into a fence. 

Karger suffered critical injuries and died at the scene, the sheriff's office said. 

The crash was reported at 2:59 p.m. No other vehicles were involved and the crash remains under investigation. 

Note: The details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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