ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A fatal crash was reported by local authorities. They said it happened around 1:40 p.m. Monday.

The crash happened near San Mateo Boulevard and Mountain Road, according to Albuquerque Police Department. They said the rider lost control of his motorcycle while driving at a “high rate of speed.”

The motorcycle had been heading north on San Mateo when he reportedly crashed into a sidewalk after losing control. He was thrown from his bike and fatally injured.

Authorities are still investigating but think no other vehicles were involved.