Rochester man killed in Fillmore County crash

August 21, 2018

PREBLE TOWNSHIP — A Rochester man died Sunday when his motorcycle crashed in rural Fillmore County on Minnesota Highway 43.

Edward Martin Jr., 64, of Rochester, died Sunday as he was riding his 2009 Harley Davidson motorcycle on Highway 43 about 10 miles north of Mabel, where the highway meets the south fork of the Root River. Martin lost control and the motorcycle left the roadway and struck a sign. The motorcycle then rolled over multiple times.

He died at the scene, according to the report.

The Fillmore County Sheriff’s Office and Mabel Fire Department assisted on scene.

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