LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- One person died in a crash involving a motorcycle Thursday night.

According to Alicia Smiley, spokesperson for the Louisville Metro Police Department, the crash took place shortly before 10 p.m. in the 11000 block of Bardstown Road near the Oakland Hills subdivision.

Smiley said a motorcyclist was traveling northbound on Bardstown Road when he or she rear-ended a passenger vehicle that was in the process of turning. The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet, but was pronounced dead at the scene.

No one else was injured.

The northbound lanes of Bardstown Road were closed as a result of the crash.

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