LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- One person is dead after a motorcycle crash on New Cut Road in the Auburndale neighborhood.

LMPD says around 2:15 p.m. Thursday the driver of a motorcycle was headed southbound on New Cut Road and had the right of way when he collided with a passenger attempting to turn.

The motorcyclist was transported to University Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. 

He was wearing a helmet. The driver of the van did not sustain any injuries.

All lanes are back open after the investigation.

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