LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- One man is dead after a motorcycle crash at Bardstown Road and Hurstbourne Parkway.

MetroSafe says it happened just before 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Louisville Metro Police spokesperson Alicia Smiley says the man was traveling southbound on Bardstown Road at a high speed. "He lost control of the vehicle, crossed over the center median, became separated from the bike, which continued traveling for several hundred yards."

Officials say the man was pronounced dead at the scene. No other vehicles or people were involved in the accident.

LMPD's Traffic Unit is continuing to investigate the crash.

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