The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office says that a New Iberia man has died after a motorcycle crash on Petroleum Parkway.

Major Ginny Higgins says 31-year-old Jarod M. Boudreaux was speeding down the road when he lost control of his motorcycle resulting in the crash.

Boudreaux was thrown off of the motorcycle and was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash which happened just past 1:30 this morning.