(WHAS11) – The coroner has identified a man struck and killed on Dixie Highway and Watson Lane Monday night.
They say Louis Carlisle, 53, on Cane Run Road in Louisville died of multiple blunt force trauma when he was hit by a car while crossing Dixie Highway. The coroner says he was wearing dark clothing and the area was poorly lit. Tuesday would have been Carlisle's birthday.
Police closed southbound Dixie Highway at Watson Lane for hours Monday night.
The driver, who stopped his car and attempted to help Carlisle, will not face any charges according to police.