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Accident on Bardstown Road sends woman to hospital in critical condition

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – An accident near Bardstown Road and the Watterson Expressway Wednesday morning sent a woman to the hospital in critical condition.

Around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, two cars were involved in an injury accident at the corner of Bardstown Road and Goldsmith Lane, according to Metrosafe.

Carey Klain, a spokeswoman for the Louisville Metro Police Department, said a woman driving a Ford Escort appears to have turned in front of a Jaguar with a man and 3 year old inside.

The woman in the Escort was taken to University Hospital and is in critical but stable condition as of Wednesday afternoon, Klain said, adding that the woman is expected to survive.

According to Klain, the man and child in the Jaguar were not injured but the child was taken to Kosair Children's Hospital to be checked out.

The intersection was closed for nearly two hours following the accident. It re-opened at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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