UPDATE  6-30-22 12:12 p.m. The State Patrol has identified the man as Richard Judy. The state's crash report says he was taken to a hospital where he died from his injuries. He was wearing his helmet and was not under the influence of alcohol, the report says.

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Richfield, MN (KROC-AM News)- A motorcyclist in the Twin Cities was killed after crashing near the Mall of America Wednesday afternoon.


The Minnesota State Patrol says the 42-year-old Shakopee man was traveling west on Interstate 494 when traffic slowed near Hwy. 77. Troopers say the man lost control of the motorcycle and came to rest in the traffic lanes.

The patrol plans to release more information, including the man’s name, on Thursday afternoon.

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If someone asked you, "What does Rochester have too many of?", what would you say? I asked that question to people living in the Med City and got quite the list of answers. Some might make you laugh (cause they are true) and others may have you scratching your head a bit because this is the first time you've realized we have a few issues happening in our gorgeous city. Scroll through the list that were sent to me and see how many you agree with.

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