Motorcyclist dies from crash in Oakdale

A man is dead after a crash late Monday night on I-94 in Oakdale.

Around 8 p.m., the Minnesota State Patrol said a 40-year-old man was driving on his motorcycle westbound on I-94 near the 494-694 interchange when the man came up behind and hit a car that was being towed.

The crash caused the man to be thrown from his motorcycle, said the state patrol.

Two people in the other vehicle only suffered minor injuries.

More information is expected to be released at a later time.