Minnesota man dies in motorcycle crash in Wis.

Published 9:54 am Monday, July 25, 2016

ELLSWORTH, Wis. — A Minnesota man has died after he was hit from behind while riding a motorcycle in Wisconsin.

The crash happened at about 4 p.m. Sunday on Highway 10 in Pierce County’s Trimbelle Township.

Sheriff’s officials say 64-year-old Michael Joyce from Vadnais Heights was driving a Harley Davidson when he stopped to make a turn. A sport utility vehicle hit him from behind, ejecting Joyce from the motorcycle.

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Joyce was pronounced dead on the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle was treated for injuries River Falls Area Hospital and released.

Authorities are still investigating the crash.