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Metro man critical after I-64 accident

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FRANKFORT, KY (WAVE) – A single-vehicle crash late Wednesday has left a Louisville man critically injured.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, the accident happened around 11:30 p.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 64 near the 50 mile marker.

Few details about the wreck have been released, but deputies said a red Pontiac operated by Rico Turner of Louisville was the only vehicle involved and that Turner was the only person in the car.

Turner was originally reported to have died from his injuries. According to the sheriff's office that information came from family members. deputies later learned Turner was being treated in the ICU at UK Medical Center in Lexington.

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