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One killed in single-car accident on Westport Road

One person is dead after a single-car accident on Westport Road Saturday, in the Lyndon area. One person is dead after a single-car accident on Westport Road Saturday, in the Lyndon area.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - One person is dead after a single-car accident on Westport Road Saturday, in the Lyndon area.

LMPD confirms officers responded to the call at 5:29 p.m., of an injury collision in the 8700 block of Westport Rd.

Once on scene,e officers found a car was heading east at a high rate of speed when it drifted into the center lane and steered into the right lane before losing control.

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The car then hit a street sign and a light pole.

The driver was not wearing a seat belt and was partially ejected from the car. He was transported to University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

LMPD Traffic Unit is investigating.

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