Duluth man killed in Twin Cities motorcycle crash

By KBJR News 1

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Duluth man killed in Twin Cities motorcycle crash

June 6, 2014 Updated Jun 6, 2014 at 12:56 PM CDT

Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com)--- A Duluth man was killed in a motorcycle accident in Minneapolis last night.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 42-year-old Patrick Rix was merging onto Interstate 94 from Dowling Avenue in North Minneapolis when he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed.

Rix was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Authorities say it is unclear at this time if alcohol was a factor in the accident.

Written and posted to the web by Raeanna Marnati
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