Dispatchers received a call just before 6:30 that the crash had occurred east of Airport Road, said spokesman Aaron Snell.
Witnesses told police the rider had been among a group of three motorcyclists that were heading east on the freeway when one was going exceedingly fast, lost control and crashed. The 24-year-old man died at the scene.
The two other motorcyclists returned to the scene and were being investigated by officers, Snell said.
The freeway was closed for a portion of Sunday evening so officers could conduct the investigation.
The victim's name has not been released.