A man is dead following a motorcycle crash in southern Jefferson County.
Metro Police said officers responded to the single-vehicle crash on South Park Road near I-65 around 9 p.m. Tuesday.
A preliminary investigation states the operator was traveling westbound on South Park Road at a high rate of speed, failing to navigate a curve that caused the motorcycle to hit a guardrail.
The man, believed to be in his 30’s, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is not yet known.
LMPD’s traffic unit is investigating.