Motorcyclist Seriously Injured after being Run Over in Minneapolis

Updated: 08/05/2014 1:12 PM KSTP.com By: Megan Stewart

Interstate 94 at Franklin Avenue in Minneapolis.
Interstate 94 at Franklin Avenue in Minneapolis.
Photo: Photo: MnDOT Traffic Cam

A motorcyclist was seriously injured after being run over by a car in Minneapolis.

The incident happened on eastbound Interstate 94 near Franklin Avenue around 7:45 a.m. Tuesday.

The motorcyclist had rear-ended a car on the freeway and lost control and fell into the left lane before being run over by another car, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The motorcyclist was taken to a hospital with serious injuries, the state patrol says. No one else was hurt.

The crash remains under investigation.