LOUISVILLE, KY – A man was struck and killed when he got out of his vehicle on the shoulder on I-265 early this morning.
According to a report by WAVE, the man exited his vehicle near the La Grange Road and was standing in the roadway at about 4:30 a.m.
Police say the driver of the second vehicle attempted to swerve around the man but was unable to do so in time and ended up hitting him
The unidentified victim died at the scene. The second driver was taken to a nearby hospital with minor injuries.
Impairment is not believed to be a factor in the fatal crash at this time.
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