LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The driver of a dump truck was killed in a single-vehicle crash on I-265 Monday.

Louisville Metro Police say the crash happened in the northbound lanes of the Snyder Freeway near Westport Road about 2:30 p.m.

Investigators are trying to determine what caused the dump truck driver to lose control. The truck ran off the roadway and caught on fire. The trapped driver died at the scene.

The LMPD Traffic Unit is handling the case. The name of the driver has not been released.

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