05/21/2012 10:20 EDT | Updated 07/21/2012 05:12 EDT

Man, 27, dies in crash on ramp to Highway 401

A 27-year-old man was killed after his motorcycle left a highway ramp and struck a sign post.

OPP Sgt. Dave Woodford said the incident happened just after 6 p.m. ET on a ramp from Markham Road to Highway 401.

Woodford said the man was pronounced dead at the scene. No other vehicles were involved in the collision. The name of the victim has not been released.