MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Authorities in Carver County say a 49-year-old man was killed after a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon.

According to the sheriff’s office, deputies responded around 3:18 p.m. to the 2600 block of County Road 21 in Hollywood Township.

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Upon arrival, deputies found that both drivers sustained injuries in the crash. The operator of the vehicle, a 61-year-old Silver Lake woman, was treated by paramedics for non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the motorcycle, Dean Hecksel of Mayer, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Investigators say Heckel was traveling northbound on County Road 21 when he lost control of his motorcycle, swerving into oncoming traffic. The 49-year-old struck a passenger vehicle traveling southbound.

According to a witness, the front end of Hecksel’s motorcycle “jiggled” when passing another motorcyclist and then lost control, resulting in the crash.

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The incident remains under investigation.