A 60-year-old New Richmond man was airlifted from the scene of a motorcycle crash at about 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 in the town of Trimbelle.

John Willard Cooke was taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul by helicopter with life-threatening injuries.

According to a Wisconsin State Patrol news release, the man lost control of a 2008 Honda motorcycle on County Road O near 430th Avenue. He was driving alone and not wearing a helmet.

The crash remains under investigation.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.