An Estherville man was killed on Sunday evening in a one-vehicle motorcycle accident.
According to Emmet County Sheriff Mike Martens, his office received a call at 8:29 p.m. from a person reporting a traffic accident south of Dolliver on 495th Avenue in Emmet County.
Upon investigation, it was determined that a 2010 Harley Davidson owned and driven by Michael Ray Olson, 49, of Estherville was southbound on 495th Avenue from Dolliver when the motorcycle approached the 'T' intersection with 130th Street. The motorcycle crossed 130th Street and then left the roadway, crashing into the south ditch and killing the driver. The accident remains under investigation.
The sheriff's office was assisted at the scene by the Armstrong Ambulance Service and the Emmet County Medical Examiner.