Man dies after being found unresponsive along Minot street; autopsy planned

Remnants of a Willmar man's "rocket bike" was visible near his home. According to a police report, a man tried to jump the bike off a roof and was injured after landing on a fence. Attempts to contact the individual were not successful. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Service

MINOT, N.D. --  A man has died after being found unresponsive along a Minot residential street and police are releasing few details.

Police said the man was found on Wednesday,  Feb. 7, about 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of Greenway and Parkway and was transported to Trinity Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

An autopsy is planned for this Friday, Feb. 9, to help determine a possible cause of death.

As for any danger to the public, Capt. John Klug said,  "We don’t want to assume anything until the autopsy results are in, but we don’t suspect anything that would cause public concern."

The weather in Minot on Wednesday afternoon was 10 degrees above, but with a wind chill that made it colder.