EL PASO, Texas -

El Paso Police confirm the man killed in a high-speed motorcycle crash in northeast El Paso was a U.S. Army officer stationed at Ft. Bliss.

Investigators say 24-year-old Sgt. Jerimia Krystecki was speeding when he lost control of his motorcycle Saturday afternoon near highway 54 and I-10 East.

Krystecki was thrown from the motorcycle and died on impact.