UPDATE: Nicholasville man killed in motorcycle crash identified


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Fayette County coroner identified a motorcyclist who was killed Tuesday evening in a collision on Old Richmond Road in Lexington. The coroner says 61-year old Joseph Girouard, of Nicholasville, died of multiple blunt force injuries.

The coroner says Girouard was wearing a safety helmet at the time of the accident. Police say a pickup truck crossed the centerline and collided with two motorcycles. Investigators say the other motorcyclist and the pickup truck driver went to the hospital. Their names and conditions weren’t released.

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The crash closed Old Richmond Road near Grimes Mill Road. The coroner says alcohol did not appear to be a factor in the wreck.

Funeral arrangements for Girouard are pending.

The collision remains under investigation by Lexington Police.