One dead in Dixie Highway crash

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Police and EMS are clearing the scene of a fatal accident at 9711 Dixie Highway. LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell said that it appears a large, red F-250 pickup truck was headed south on Dixie Highway when it crossed the center line and hit a silver Dodge Intrepid that was traveling north on Dixie Highway.

There were two people in the truck and three in the Dodge. LMPD said the female in the back seat of the Dodge later died at University hospital. The other four were transported to University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The accident happened about 2 p.m. Louisville Metro's 3rd Division responded and the traffic unit continues to investigate.

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