LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Authorities have released the name of the man who died in a crash in Hillview.

The man who died was 76-year-old Philip Sharp, according to Bullitt County Deputy John Proffitt. Authorities say Sharp died at the scene and the cause of death was blunt force trauma.

Police say the two-vehicle crash happened on Monday just after 7 p.m. on East Blue Lick Road between Lee Villa Circle and Jeffie Lane.

The road was closed for several hours while crews worked to clear the scene and police worked to determined what happened.

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