A motorcyclist crashed late at night in Inver Grove Heights and died, authorities said Friday.

The wreck occurred shortly after 11:30 p.m. Thursday near Inver Hills Community College in the 8100 block of Broderick Boulevard, police said.

The 51-year-old rider's identity has yet to be disclosed.

Emergency responders arrived at the scene, saw the man down in the frontage road to Hwy. 52 and began lifesaving efforts, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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