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Fatal crash on Interstate 71

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Traffic backed up at the scene of the crash. (Source: TRIMARC) Traffic backed up at the scene of the crash. (Source: TRIMARC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) –  A man was killed in a one vehicle wreck on Interstate 71.

MetroSafe confirmed a vehicle rolled over Sunday on I-71 southbound near the 9.8 miles marker, just north of the Gene Snyder.

According to Louisville Metro police, a witness stated the vehicle was driving erratically in the fast lane when the vehicle's tires ran off the road.

Police said it appears the driver over corrected and crossed over both lanes of traffic before the vehicle went off the roadway and overturned.

The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity has not been released.

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