MINNEAPOLIS -- A Buffalo man died in a motorcycle crash late Tuesday night.

The incident happened shortly before 11:30 p.m. on Hiawatha Avenue in Minneapolis.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the motorcyclist, 44-year-old Bartholomew Leuer of Buffalo was riding north on Hiawatha Avenue exiting onto Interstate-94 when he went off the road.

Leuer was taken to HCMC where he later died. Troopers say he was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.