Motorcyclist killed in St. Louis County crash

Motorcyclist killed in St. Louis County crash Photo: KSTP-TV

Updated: July 07, 2019 02:10 PM

A motorcyclist is dead after he hit a cement wall on Interstate 35 at around 2:00 a.m. Sunday. The incident took place near Lake Avenue in Duluth.

The State Patrol reports that the motorcyclist, identified as Ryan Scott Mathisen, 32, of Hermantown, was traveling at a high rate of speed when his bike hit the wall, which ejected him off the motorcycle.


Mathisen was not wearing a helmet, according to the State Patrol.


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