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Man dies at scene of Hopkins motorcycle crash

The crash was reported around 7:45 a.m. Monday.
The intersection of 5th St.. S. and 16th Ave. S. in Hopkins, the area where the crash happened. 

The intersection of 5th St.. S. and 16th Ave. S. in Hopkins, the area where the crash happened. 

A crash investigation is ongoing after a 43-year-old man died in a motorcycle accident in the west metro on Monday. 

Hopkins Police Department responded to a report of a motorcycle crash at 7:48 a.m. near 5th Street South and 16th Avenue South. Officers arrived at the location and found a 43-year-old crash victim, who has pronounced dead at the scene. 

Anyone with information about the crash is urged to call the Hopkins Police Department at 952-258-5321. 

The victim's identity will be released at a later date by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office. 

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