Man killed in late-night Lexington crash

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Posted at 5:40 AM, Nov 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-25 13:53:36-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — One man has died following a late-night crash in Lexington.

It happened just before midnight Wednesday on Man O' War Boulevard, near the intersection with Old Higbee Mill Road.

Police say a truck went over a guard rail and crashed. The driver died due to his injuries. Police tell LEX 18 that he was the only person inside the vehicle.

A crash reconstruction team was called to investigate. Traffic was diverted onto Old Higbee Mill Road for several hours, but the road reopened shortly before 4:30 a.m. Thursday.

The man's identity has not yet been released.