BECKER TOWNSHIP - A man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in Sherburne County.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened around 1:30 p.m. on Friday near the intersection of Highway 10 and Bradley Boulevard in Becker Township.

Authorities say a 59-year-old man from Clear Lake was driving west on Highway 10 when he veered into the ditch. The motorcycle flipped and the man was thrown from the bike.

Police have not yet released the name of the driver or if he was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.