Updated: 1 Killed in Motorcycle Crash

Posted at: 07/28/2013 7:51 PM
Updated at: 07/29/2013 7:32 AM

One person is dead after a fatal motorcycle crash near Eveleth Sunday. Authorities have identified him as James A. Davey, 55.

The Minnesota State Patrol said the accident happened at 2:48 p.m. near Eveleth. According to the State Patrol, Davey was driving his 2010 Harley Davidson northbound on Highway 53. A second vehicle, a 2000 Chevy Silverado, was crossing the highway on Bodas Road. The two hit.

Troopers said the motorcycle hit the front of the truck. The driver of the truck, Jesse Hiti, of Eveleth, was not hurt.