BEMIDJI -- A motorcyclist died after a collision with a truck Thursday night, July 16, in Bemidji, according to a news release from the Bemidji Police Department.

Emergency personnel responded to a motor vehicle crash with injuries at 7:09 p.m. in the 1700 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest, where a westbound 2000 Suzuki motorcycle collided with an eastbound 2011 GMC pickup truck, the release said.

Officers and emergency personnel immediately began lifesaving care on the operator of the motorcycle, however, the motorcyclist was pronounced dead shortly after at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center.

The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family and an ongoing investigation.

The driver of the truck had no reported injuries.