Authorities identify man killed in Prior Lake motorcycle crash

The rider's motorcycle collided with an SUV.
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A man killed in a two-vehicle crash in Prior Lake on Wednesday has been identified.

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office says that Michael Wright, 27, of Faribault, died after the collision that happened just before 5 p.m.

The incident at Eagle Creek Avenue and Duluth Avenue in Prior Lake saw Wright's motorcyclist in a collision with an SUV.

Wright, who was wearing a helmet, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Prior Lake Police Department said that the accident is still under investigation, and that alcohol is not believed to have been a factor.

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