UPDATE: Motorcyclist killed in collision in Jessamine County identified

The victim was identified as 20-year old Brayden Cole Lewis, of Nicholasville

Update from April 6, 2022:

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Fayette County Coroner’s Office on Wednesday identified a motorcyclist killed in a collision on Monday night in Jessamine County.  The coroner’s office identified the victim as 20-year old Brayden Cole Lewis, of Nicholasville.  The report says he died from multiple blunt force trauma.

Nicholasville Police say just before 7:00 p.m., Lewis was headed north on U.S. 27 and ran into a wood chipper being pulled by a truck that was turning left onto Industry Parkway from the southbound lane.

Lewis was rushed to UK Hospital in Lexington where he died from his injuries.

 

Update from April 5, 2022:

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – A motorcyclist who was involved in a collision Monday night in Jessamine County has died from his injuries, according to Nicholasville Police.

The victim’s name hasn’t been released yet.

Police say just before 7:00 p.m., the motorcyclist was headed north on U.S. 27 and ran into a wood chipper being pulled by a truck that was turning left onto Industry Parkway from the southbound lane.

The victim was taken to UK Hospital in Lexington where he later died, according to investigators.

 

Original story below from April 4, 2022:

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Nicholasville Police Department’s Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating after a motorcyclist was badly injured in a collision on Monday night.

Police say just before 7:00 p.m., the motorcyclist was headed north on U.S. 27 and ran into a wood chipper being pulled by a truck that was turning left onto Industry Parkway from the southbound lane.

Investigators say the motorcyclist was taken to UK Hospital in Lexington with life-threatening injuries.  No name was released.

Northbound traffic was diverted to Catnip Hill Road and all southbound traffic was down to one lane as the investigation continued, according to police.

 

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