ALBANY TOWNSHIP -- An Albany man is dead after crashing his motorcycle Saturday.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office got a 911 call around 3:00 p.m. for a motorcycle crash with injuries. The crash happened just outside the city limits of Albany on County Road 54 near the intersection with Quaker Road.

The sheriff's office says 52-year-old Troy Karger was heading east on County Road 54 when he failed to negotiate a curve, left the roadway, and struck a fence.

Karger was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other information is currently available.