Published: Sep 01, 2010 5:55 AM EDT
Updated: Sep 01, 2010 1:55 AM EDT

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A man is dead after his car went off the ramp for Interstate 75 and sandwiched between two pillars.

Florida Highway Patrol tells WINK News they are not sure why the man lost control of his El Camino. They are interviewing drivers who witnessed the accident around 10:30 Tuesday night.

He was traveling around a bend of the northbound entrance ramp of the Interstate at exit 105.

The ramp will be closed until investigators are through at the scene. However, all lanes of traffic on I75 are open.

FHP says the man died on scene.