ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) - A motorcyclist has died in a collision with a deer on the northern edge of Rochester.

The State Patrol says the driver was southbound on Highway 52 when the Harley-Davidson motorcycle was unable to avoid a deer that was crossing the roadway about 7:15 p.m. Friday.

The 40-year-old Rochester man died at St. Marys Hospital.

His name has not been released.