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Motorcyclist killed in crash on Dixie Highway

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The 15000 block of Dixie Highway where the motorcycle crashed. (Source: Google Maps) The 15000 block of Dixie Highway where the motorcycle crashed. (Source: Google Maps)
Emergency crews on the scene of the crash. (Source: WAVE 3 News) Emergency crews on the scene of the crash. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A motorcyclist died after wrecking on Dixie Highway near Kosmosdale Wednesday night.

According to Louisville Metro police, the crash happened when the driver of the motorcycle lost control in the 15000 block of Dixie Highway around 8:45 p.m.

Witnesses said the motorcyclist appeared to be speeding and was doing wheelies prior to the crash.

MetroSafe said no other vehicles or passengers were involved in the wreck.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The identity of the person who was driving the motorcycle has not been released.

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