The change to complete snow continues to work southward across Kentucky. Snow rates will come in around 1" to 2" per hour. Those rates could be even higher under some of the more intense bands.
LOUISVILLE, KY -- A motorcyclist struck a pickup and was killed about 6 p.m. Saturday on Shelbyville Road near Valhalla Golf Club, reports the Lousville Courier-Journal in its Sunday edition.
David Mears, 39, of the 100 block of Blue Fields Road, died at the scene of multiple blunt-force trauma, said Larry Carroll, a Jefferson County deputy coroner.
Mears, who was riding a cruiser-style motorcycle westbound, crossed into the eastbound lanes and hit the pickup head-on, said Officer Phil Russell, a Louisville Metro Police spokesman.
Witnesses said Mears was speeding and having a hard time negotiating a turn in the road, Russell said.
The driver of the pickup was taken to University Hospital with injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening, Russell said.