MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – One person is dead after a motorcycle and a semi-truck collided in Blue Earth County Wednesday night.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 20-year-old man, from Granada, was driving a 2000 Yamaha motorcycle west on County Road 90. At the same time, a 2005 Volvo Semitrailer-tractor, driven by a 38-year-old man from Texas, was traveling north on Highway 169.READ MORE: St. Paul School Board Chair Jeanelle Foster Recovering From COVID
The Yamaha attempted to merge onto Hwy. 169 north and sideswiped the right rear of the semi.READ MORE: What Is Proper Fall Clean-Up Etiquette? And What Methods Are Best For Your Lawn?
The driver of the motorcycle was killed.
The driver of the truck was no injured.MORE NEWS: Online Learning Apps Helping Kids Catch Up From Pandemic-Compromised School Year
Identities of those involved have not yet been released.