A Big Pine Key man died after he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed last Friday.
Joel Neurath, 24, was traveling south on Kyle Bouelvard in Big Pine Key last Friday at a high rate of speed, according to the Florida Highway Patrol report. Neurath then apparently lost control of his 2001 Suzuki motorcycle and struck a power pole.
According to the report, Neurath was ejected and came to a final rest in the northbound lane of Kyle Boulevard, while his motorcycle landed in a ditch.
The report states that Neurath died on the scene.