A Mississippi man died Wednesday morning after he lost control of his car and struck a metal guard rail on South Interstate-110, Baton Rouge police said.

Bradley Woodson, 47, of 288 Harpole Road in Maben, Mississippi, was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Suburban on the interstate at about 6:15 a.m. Thursday, when he lost control of the vehicle, striking the rail, and was thrown from the vehicle, police spokesman Sgt. L'Jean Mckneely Jr. said in a statement.

A passenger in the vehicle was uninjured, Mckneely said. The crash continues under investigation, he said.