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Authorities investigating after man dies in crash near Rochester

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UPDATE 2:15 p.m.: The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office said Country Club Road and 60th Avenue SW is set to open for normal traffic at about 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

More information on the crash is expected to be released on Wednesday morning.


NEAR ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a man died in a crash in Rochester Township on Tuesday morning.

The crash happened at the intersection of Country Club Road and 60th Avenue Southwest, according to a news release from the Sheriff's Office.

The Sheriff's Office said authorities responded just before 11 a.m. to a report of a vehicle colliding with a bicyclist at the intersection.

Authorities said the bicyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. Deputies said he was a 48-year-old Rochester man. His identity is expected to be released pending notification of his family.

Authorities said the intersection is closed while the investigation is underway. The public is asked to avoid the area as traffic delays and detours are expected.

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