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1 killed in multi-vehicle crash on Poplar Level Road

The van's driver was ejected and taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead. (Source: WAVE 3 News) The van's driver was ejected and taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A two vehicle crash shut down parts of Poplar Level Road Friday morning. 

The crash occurred shortly before 9 a.m. on Friday at Poplar Level Road and Eigelbach Avenue near St. X, police said. 

A van traveling south on Poplar Level Road tried to make a left turn onto Eigelbach. The van was struck by a Mercury passenger vehicle traveling north on Poplar Level Road.

The van's driver was ejected and taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead said LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell.

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The Mercury's driver was taken to Norton Suburban Hospital with minor injuries. 

LMPD's Traffic Unit is investigating the crash. 

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