A motorcyclist was found dead this morning on an on-ramp to the 710 Freeway in Long Beach.

The motorcycle was found down at 4:48 a.m. on the east Del Amo Boulevard on-ramp to the northbound 710, California Highway Patrol Officer Patrick Kimball told City News Service. The deceased motorcyclist was found nearby.

There was no indication whether the crash was a hit-and-run. The CHP shut down the eastbound and westbound Del Amo Boulevard on-ramps to the northbound 710 Freeway while they investigated.

Four suspects arrested in connection with June slayings, Long Beach police say