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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A 20-year-old is dead after being hit by a car while riding a moped on the Watterson Expressway late Saturday night.

Around 11:15 p.m. Saturday, police responded to reports of a crash on I-264 west, near Newburg Road.

The driver, later identified as Aaron Henderson, 20, was driving a moped on I-264 west when he was struck by a vehicle, Alicia Smiley, a spokeswoman with the Louisville Metro Police Department said. 

Henderson was not wearing a helmet, Smiley said.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the vehicle was not hurt. 

LMPD's Traffic Unit is investigating the crash.

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