NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 24-year-old man died Sunday morning after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a van on the Major Deegan Expressway, police said.

The crash occurred around 10:30 a.m. on the southbound lanes near Exit 11 in the Bronx.

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The motorcyclist suffered severe body trauma and was rushed by ambulance to St. Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

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Police said a preliminary investigation shows the man’s motorcycle rear-ended a 2006 Mazda van, driven by a 50-year-old person. The van’s driver and a 7-year-old passenger were treated for minor injuries at Montefiore Medical Center, cops said.

Authorities are not releasing the motorcyclist’s name until after his family has been notified.

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