Motorcycle crash kills St. Paul man in Brooklyn Park

A St. Paul man was killed Friday night when he crashed his motorcycle in Brooklyn Park, officials say.

Victor Alfredo Abrego Gallegos, 45, was riding his 2005 Harley Davidson south on Minnesota 252 at a high rate of speed, when he lost control and hit a semaphore near Humboldt Avenue shortly before 11:15 p.m., according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

Abrego Gallegos, who was not wearing a helmet, was declared dead at the scene.

The State Patrol said alcohol was a factor in the crash.

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