DENVER (KDVR) — The Denver Police Department is investigating a deadly crash that happened early Monday morning.

The crash was reported before 2:50 a.m. near Hampden Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard and involved a motorcyclist.

The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital and later pronounced dead, police said.

The victim’s identity will be released from the coroner’s office following notification of his next of kin.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.