LAFAYETTE —Lafayette police identified the motorcyclist killed Wednesday on Ambassador Caffery Parkway as Christopher Clement, of Lake Arthur.

Clement was riding south on Ambassador Caffery when he and a rider on another motorcycle came up on stopped traffic on an overpass near Cameron Street, police said.

Police said one rider was able to lay his motorcycle down before hitting a stopped vehicle, but Clement, 33, crashed into the rear of a Ford F-150 pickup and died at the scene.

The accident blocked traffic for more than an hour, police said.