Authorities release the name of the person involved in a fatal motorcycle accident just north of Mankato.

The operator and sole rider of the motorcycle is identified as 40-year-old Michael Borresen- Berg of rural Mankato. He was killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon when he collided with a pickup.

The driver and sole occupant of the pickup is identified as 61-year-old Raymond Arthur Nourie of rural Nicollet. The pickup was pulling a dump-style trailer. Nourie was not injured in the crash.

The incident remains under investigation by the Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from the MN State Patrol.