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.
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.