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UPDATE: Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash near T.J. Maxx in Rochester

ROCHESTER, Minn. (FOX 47) -- A motorcyclist is hospitalized with serious injuries after a crash in southwest Rochester.

It happened shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday on the 1300 block of Salem Road Southwest near T.J. Maxx.

Rochester police say the pickup truck was turning left onto Fox Valley Drive Southwest from Salem Road Southwest.

A motorcycle coming from the opposite direction on Salem Road tried to avoid a collision but ended up hitting the back of the truck.

Police say both vehicles had a green light at the intersection.

The motorcyclist was taken to Saint Marys Hospital with serious injuries.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

 

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