KSP: Motorcyclist killed in collision in Lyon County

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LYON COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police says a motorcyclist was killed in a collision on Kentucky 93 Friday night in Lyon County.

Troopers say 27-year-old Jeffery Barrett, of Benton, was driving a motorcycle north on KY 93 and 27-year old Mark Driver, of Eddyville, was driving south. Driver attempted a left turn onto KY 3305 and collided with the motorcycle, according to State Police.

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The Lyon County coroner pronounced Barrett dead at the scene.

After the collision, Driver lost control and crashed into an unoccupied vehicle, according to investigators.

Troopers say Driver and his passengers were not hurt in the crash.

KY 93 was shut down for about four hours.

The accident remains under investigation by KSP.