Man dies in crash on Newburg Rd at Bishop Ln

Man dies in crash on Newburg Rd at Bishop Ln
The victim was rushed to the hospital but didn't survive his injuries. (Source: Gray News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A Louisville man is dead after a crash on Newburg Road at Bishop Lane Saturday afternoon.

The crash happened around 12:15 p.m.

According to LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell, witnesses told police on the scene that a driver, who’s was identified as Ludwin Salazar-Perez, was driving north on Newburg Rd when he ran the stoplight at the intersection. Salazar-Perez’s vehicle hit another vehicle traveling west on Bishop Lane. The driver of that vehicle was identified as Jeffrey Green, 54.

Green was rushed to UofL Hospital, where he died.

Salazar-Perez was arrested for not having a valid driver’s license.

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