Motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries in crash on Hwy. 65 in Blaine

The crash happened around 6 p.m. Friday.
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A crash that temporarily closed the northbound lanes of Highway 65 in Blaine Friday was a single-vehicle wreck involving a motorcyclist. 

It happened on Hwy. 65 near 105th Ave. NE around 6:05 p.m. Details about what led to the crash have not been announced, but the Minnesota State Patrol reports that the motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet and alcohol was detected. 

The motorcyclist, a 58-year-old man from Princeton, Minnesota, was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center with life-threatening injuries, according to the crash report. 

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