Motorcyclist Dies after Crash in Minneapolis

Updated: 08/13/2013 10:56 AM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson

Photo: MGN Online
Photo: MGN Online

A motorcyclist is dead after a crash in Minneapolis overnight.

The crash happened shortly after midnight on the Third Street ramp to Washington Avenue Southeast. The man was taken by ambulance to Hennepin County Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

At this point it’s unclear exactly what happened, but Minneapolis Police and the Minnesota State Patrol are reconstructing the scene and investigating.

This year, fatal motorcycle crashes are on the rise. Click here to read more about KSTP coverage regarding the increase.

Stay with KSTP.com as we work to bring you more details about the recent crash.