A man is dead after he crashed his motorcycle on FM 487 just north of Rockdale Sunday morning.

Around 10:53 a.m., 68-year-old Daryl Howard was headed southbound on FM 487 when he approached a curve to his left, swerved off the road, and hit a road sign.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident.

Judge Gary Northcott pronounced Howard dead at the scene.