A motorcyclist was killed Friday morning in St. Landry Parish when he rode his Harley Davidson off of La. 182 near Don Guilbeau Road and hit an embankment, an official said.

Gerald J. Boudreaux, 62, of Sunset, was ejected from the motorcycle and later pronounced dead at the scene, Trooper 1st Class Stephen Hammons said in a news release.

The crash occurred before 7 a.m.

Investigators have turned toxicology samples over to the State Police Crime Lab in an investigation that continues.