Motorcycle rider, 43, dead after losing control of bike

A MOTORCYCLIST has been killed in Brisbane's north this morning after losing control of his bike and striking a fence.

The 43-year-old man was riding at 5.30am along Kluver St in Bald Hills when he came off the motorbike.

He was confirmed dead at the scene.

Kluver St was closed but has since reopened.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.