Rochester Man Killed After Motorcycle and Semi Crash Near Eyota
Eyota, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester man was killed and a Rochester woman suffered serious injuries after a motorcycle and semi crashed near Eyota Thursday evening.
The Minnesota State Patrol reports the motorcycle and semi were traveling north on Highway 42 near 19th Street southeast when the vehicles collided just before 6:30 p.m.
The driver of the motorcycle, a 49-year-old man from Rochester, was killed in the crash. The state patrol has not released his name. 48-year-old Lori Danielson of Rochester was a passenger on the motorcycle. She was transported to St. Mary's Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the semi was identified as 30-year-old Matthew Mueller of Lewiston. He was not injured.