PINES BOULEVARD, Fla. -

A man died at the hospital after losing control of his motorcycle and crashing in the northbound lanes of the Turnpike.

Police say Rene L. Aguero was on the Turnpike's exit ramp to Pines Boulevard, when he failed to make a curve and lost control of his Kawasaki motorcycle.

According to investigatos, Aguero was ejected from his motorcycle and struck a metal guardrail on the emergency lane. Authorities say his motorcycle also followed the same direction.

Aguero was transported to Memorial Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.