MANKATO, Minn. – A truck/motorcycle collision killed a rider in Blue Earth County Tuesday.
It happened around 3:19 pm at the intersection of County Road 5 and 231st Lane north of Mankato. The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office says Michael John Borresen-Berg, 40 of Mankato was riding south and collided with a northbound pickup truck pulling a dump-style trailer.
Despite life-saving efforts at the scene, Borresen-Berg was pronounced dead. The driver of the pickup, Raymond Arthur Nourie, 61 of Nicollet, was not injured.
The Minnesota State Patrol, Mankato police, Eagle Lake police, Kasota Fire Department, and Mayo Clinic Ambulance Service also responded to this crash.