1 man killed after crash in southwest Jefferson County - WDRB 41 Louisville News

1 man killed after crash in southwest Jefferson County

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- One man was killed Thursday afternoon after a crash in southwest Jefferson County.

LMPD said it happened around 3:45 p.m. on Riverport Road near Greenbelt Highway, an intersection that has seen many accidents.

The driver of a Mitsubishi ran a red light while turning from Riverport Road onto Greenbelt Highway. The driver of a Mustang, who had the right of way, hit the Mitsubishi, killing the man inside. 

A woman was driving the Mustang, and LMPD spokesperson Alicia Smiley said she's expected to be OK.

The roadway reopened around 7:30 p.m.

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