Motorcyclist dead after crash with moose in northern Minnesota
JT Thaden | Aug 5, 2018 AT 7:23 pm
Big Falls, MN (KFGO) - A motorcyclist is dead after a crash with a moose in northern Minnesota's Koochiching County.
The state patrol says around 1:30 p.m. Saturday, the motorcycle was northbound on Highway 6 when it struck a moose that was crossing the road.
The driver, 66-year-old Gary Vansickle of Milaca, Minnesota died. He was wearing a helmet.
The crash happened about 20 miles south of Big Falls near County Road 5.
It is unclear what happened to the moose.