A man from the Lloydminster area is dead after his motorcycle crashed north of Neilburg, Sask.

RCMP said the 45-year-old rider lost control on a provincial highway Friday evening.

It happened on provincial road 675, about 10 kilometres north of the town. EMS found the man dead at the scene.

His name hasn't been released pending notification of family members.

Neilburg is on the west side of the province, about 68 kilometers southeast of Lloydminster.