One dead, two injured in Lexington crash

Published: Apr. 19, 2016 at 8:15 PM EDT
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Lexington police are investigating a crash that left one person dead and two others injured.

Firefighters say a truck collided with a motorcycle around 7:30pm Tuesday. The crash shutdown Old Richmond Rd near Grimes Mill Road.

Police say the truck was heading south on Old Richmond Road when it crossed the center line and hit the motorcycle head-on.

The driver of the motorcycle died at the scene. The Fayette County Coroner has identified the victim as Joseph Girouard, 61.

The passenger of the motorcycle and driver of the truck were taken to the University of Kentucky Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.