One person killed in crash on Watterson late Sunday

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man was killed in a single-vehicle crash on the Watterson Expressway late Sunday evening. It happened around 11 p.m. in the eastbound lane near Crittenden Drive.

Police say the driver was apparently traveling at a high rate of speed when he lost control of the vehicle, hit an embankment and flipped over the guardrail.

The driver was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim's identity has not been released.