Update 8:40 p.m. Sixth Avenue North has opened to all traffic.
(first report) A motorcyclist died Thursday afternoon after crashing on the north side of Billings
Billings police said in a tweet that Sixth Avenue North closed just before 4 p.m. from Main Street to North 14th Street for the investigation.
The motorcycle was seen traveling south of Main Street at speeds more than 100 miles per hour, according to police.
The rider was thrown from the bike and pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
Police did not identify the rider or say whether a helmet was worn.
39966 @ 1556 hrs BPD responded to a motorcycle wreck in the area of 6th N and N 13th. MC was seen traveling SB on Main street at 100+ mph. MC rider was thrown from bike and has been pronounced deceased. All of 6th N is closed form Main to 14th. Investigation continues. -Lt Becker— BillingsPD (@BillingsPD) June 16, 2022