Fatal Motorcycle Crash

The Minnesota State Patrol says a 56-year-old Rochester man on a motorcycle was killed in a head-on crash in Houston County Thursday.

They said the crash happened on Highway 16 near Fox Chase Drive, which is just west of Hokah.

 A Ford dump truck was traveling eastbound on Highway 16 and a Honda motorcycle was traveling westbound when they collided head-on in the eastbound lane.

The driver of the motorcycle from Rochester was killed.  His name was not immediately released. The driver of the dump truck, an 83-year-old man from Houston, was not hurt.


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