METAIRIE -- A man died after crashing his motorcycle into the side of a car on West Esplanade, according to JPSO.

Police say the fatal crash occurred near a U-turn at the intersection of West Esplanade and Wade Drive around 6:57 p.m. on Jan. 11.

The unidentified motorcycle driver was ejected from his bike and died while enroute to the hospital. No citations were issued on the scene.

The crash is under investigation.