Traffic Alert: I-71 south back open following accident near Gene Snyder

Traffic Alert: I-71 south back open following accident near Gene Snyder
I-71 south was closed due to an accident involving a tractor-trailer near the Gene Snyder Freeway on Wednesday morning.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The southbound lanes of Interstate 71, at the Gene Snyder Freeway, re-opened just before 10:30 a.m. following an accident.

A picture from TriMarc showed a a tractor-trailer blocking the southbound lanes, its cab teetering on the outside berm and the trailer stopped across the lanes. Its back end was in the grass median.

It’s not clear what caused the accident or whether there are any injuries.

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