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Man Ejected From Motorcycle On I-94, Dies Hitting Ramp Wall

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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A man was killed in a motorcycle accident overnight in Minneapolis.

The State Patrol said around 1:29 a.m. Friday, the motorcyclist ran a red light in the city and then lost control on the Hennepin Avenue ramp onto Interstate 94.

The biker was ejected and hit the wall along the ramp.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said the victim was 29 years old and from St. Francis, Minn.

The State Patrol hasn’t released his name yet.

They do say alcohol was detected in his system.

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