Man dies after motorcycle accident in Nelson County - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Man dies after motorcycle accident in Nelson County

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A man died Monday after an accident on Highway 84 in Nelson County, according to Sergeant Kaelen Matthews with the Nelson County Sheriff's Office.

Crews responded to the accident on Highway 84, just past Gaddy's Ford Road, just before 2:30 p.m. on Monday.

Authorities say 50-year-old Lewis Scott Payton was traveling east on Highway 84 on a 2009 Yamaha motorcycle when he lost control and the accident occurred.

Officials say Payton was treated on scene by Nelson County EMS and then taken to U of L Hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

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