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.
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.