MONTEREY (BCN/CBS SF) – A man died in a solo-motorcycle crash Monday afternoon on a freeway ramp in Monterey, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The crash was reported just after 5:30 p.m. on the transition ramp from westbound state Highway 68 to northbound state Highway 1.

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The driver of the Harley Davidson bike failed to negotiate a turn and hit a guardrail, CHP Sgt. Nick Herman said.

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The man, who was 32 years old and from the Monterey/Salinas area, was pronounced dead at the crash site.

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