He and his passenger were ejected from the bike.
One person was killed in a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon near Sabillasville.
Maryland State Police say a man was operating his bike along southbound Route 550 near Kelbaugh Road when he lost control of the vehicle while negotiating a turn in the roadway. The operator and his female passenger were ejected.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger was taken to Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown for treatment. Their names have not yet been released because next of kin have not yet been notified.
Troopers say the cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Route 550 between Kelbaugh Road and Eylers Valley Flint Road was closed for several hours while State Police conducted an investigation at the scene.