MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 40-year-old man is recovering after he tried to jump off his roof riding a homemade rocket bike.
It happened about 2 hours west of the Twin Cities in Willmar Friday afternoon. Police say they found the man on his driveway.READ MORE: Minneapolis Restaurants Sue City, Frey Over Vaccine Requirement
The homemade “rocket bike” did not survive intact. There were a pair of skies, bicycle frame and motorcycle exhaust pipe.READ MORE: Woman Killed In St. Paul's 4th Homicide Of 2022
For rocket fuel, the man used HEET, which people add to their gasoline so it won’t freeze.MORE NEWS: WCCO Saturday Morning Links: Jan. 22, 2022
There’s no word on his condition at this time.