Pedestrian dies after being struck by motorcyclist in Minneapolis

A pedestrian died after they were struck by a motorcyclist Monday evening.

A pedestrian has died after they were struck by a motorcyclist Monday evening in Minneapolis.

According to Minneapolis Police, the pedestrian was trying to cross Highway 55 at Bryant Avenue North against a traffic control signal.

The motorcyclist tried to avoid hitting the pedestrian, but the two collided. The pedestrian was identified as a man believed to be in his 50s.

The motorcyclist suffered serious injuries but is expected to survive.