43-year-old Hopkins man dies in motorcycle crash, investigation ongoing

The Hopkins Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that happened Monday morning.

The department said, at about 7:48 a.m., police responded to the report of a motorcycle crash in the area of Fifth Street South and 16th Avenue South. Upon arrival, officers located a 43-year-old man from Hopkins deceased at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing and the victim’s name will be released at a later time by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office.

The Minnesota State Patrol and the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office are assisting with the investigation.

If anyone has information about this incident, they are asked to call the Hopkins Police Department at 952-258-5321.