LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Metro police say a traffic crash has killed one person and forced the closing of northbound Hurstbourne Parkway, north of Shelbyville Road, in eastern Louisville.
The accident happened about 9:40 p.m Saturday evening.
A driver of a southbound vehicle crossed a median into the northbound lanes and struck an embankment, a police spokesperson at the scene said.
The coroner identified the man as 59-year-old Clifford Hopkins of Louisville. The coroner says he died of natural causes, resulting in the crash.
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