Fayette County

Motorcycle crash kills man in southeast Lexington

A motorcyclist died shortly after a crash in Lexington, the Fayette County coroner’s office said.

George James Mead, 57, died of blunt-force injuries at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital.

The accident happened about 9 a.m. Friday at Pleasant Ridge Drive just off Timber Creek Drive, outside Man o’ War Boulevard near Interstate 75 in southeast Lexington.