HOUSTON - A man was killed after his motorcycle crashed in west Houston Friday evening.

Officers on the scene said the biker was driving on US 59 around 8 p.m. when he fell from a ramp near the West Loop and landed near the Westpark Tollway below.

Jeff McShan, Public Information Office for Harris County Precinct 5 said the driver was driving too fast and lost control of the bike.

Investigators said they believe the man died of a broken neck.