A 22-year-old Kissimmee man died early Sunday morning after he was thrown from his motorcycle after striking the rear-end of a car near Orlando, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The crash took place at 1:55 a.m. on South Orange Avenue, north of Wetherbee Road, troopers said.

According to FHP, the man was traveling southbound on his motorcycle in the center lane behind a sedan being driven by a 26-year-old man from Deltona. The man on the motorcycle failed to stop for the sedan ahead, causing him to strike the rear of the car and then to be thrown from the motorcycle, troopers said.

He was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead, according to the report.

The driver of the sedan was not injured and remained at the scene; troopers said.

The fatal crash is still under investigation.