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1 dead in weekend motorcycle crash in Becker County

The crash is under investigation.

A 45-year-old man was killed in a motorcycle crash in northwest Minnesota on Saturday night. 

The Becker County Sheriff's Office was notified of the crash just before 9:30 p.m. on Hwy. 9 near LaBelle Lake in Cuba Township, which is located east of Fargo and northwest of Detroit Lakes. 

The motorcyclist, 45-year-old Eric J. Leroux, of Moorhead, was found unresponsive at the scene. First responders attempted lifesaving measures but Leroux died at the crash site. 

A cause of the crash hasn't been announced and authorities continue to investigate. 

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