1 person dies after motorcycle crash in Newburg area - WDRB 41 Louisville News

1 person dies after motorcycle crash in Newburg area

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- One person is dead after a car and motorcycle crashed on Petersburg Road near East Indian Trail on Tuesday night.

MetroSafe says the crash in the Newburg area was reported just before 6 p.m.

The victim was rushed to University Hospital where he or she later died.

LMPD says a Kia Soul traveling southbound on Petersburg Road and began turning to park. The motorcyclist then left more than 90 feet of skid marks prior to rolling on its side and sliding into the Kia's front fender. 

The motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet.

The driver of the Kia Soul was not injured.

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