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Motorcyclist killed in wreck on Dixie Highway

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A motorcyclist died in a crash involving a passenger vehicle on Dixie Highway Tuesday evening.

MetroSafe dispatchers said the crash happened around 7:13 p.m. in the 1500 block of Dixie Highway near Orell Road.

According to Louisville Metro police, a woman driving a white Chevrolet Monte Carlo was headed south on Dixie Highway and collided with the motorcyclist as she turned to pull into a driveway.

Police said the motorcyclist  was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene. The identity of the motorcyclist has not been released.

The woman driving the Monte Carlo was not injured.

Officers said no charges are expected to be filed in the crash.

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