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Theilman, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester woman was severely injured in a motorcycle crash last night and the State Patrol is indicating alcohol was involved.

The State Patrol says 29-year-old Jami Arrabal was a passenger on a motorcycle driven by 42-year-old James Kent Johnson of Eyota. He was driving west on Highway 60 when the motorcycle left the road and crashed into a guardrail in Wabasha County. The crash was reported around 10:30 p.m. in an area north of Theilman.


The State Patrol says Arrabal was airlifted to St. Mary's hospital with what were described as life-threatening injuries. The crash report indicates alcohol was detected in Johnson, who was also transported to St. Mary's hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The State Patrol says neither motorcycle rider was wearing a helmet.

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