LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Authorities have released the name of a man who was killed in a motorcycle crash that happened on Friday night at Blanton Lane and Mills Drive.

The victim was 28-year-old Anthony Weaver, according to Deputy Coroner Eddie Robinson. Officials say the cause of death was multiple blunt force injuries.

Officials say Weaver lost control of his motorcycle as he approached a sharp right turn.

Authorities say he was not wearing a helmet, however it was attached to the rear of the motorcycle. Speed is believed to have been a factor in the accident, according to Robinson.

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