A motorcyclist was killed in an accident south of New Ulm on Saturday evening.

The Minnesota State Patrol reports 62-year David Leo Fleck from New Ulm was traveling northbound on Highway 15 when he lost control of the motorcycle and was thrown from the bike as it crossed the lane of traffic into the east ditch.

The accident was reported shortly before 7:30 p.m. near the intersection with 190th Avenue.