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Accident shut down Gene Snyder; five sent to hospital

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The accident occurred on I-265 between I-65 and National Turnpike. The accident occurred on I-265 between I-65 and National Turnpike.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – An accident interrupted traffic on the Gene Snyder and sent five people to the hospital.

The accident occurred in the eastbound lanes on I-265 between I-65 and National Turnpike just before 6:00.  

Two vehicles were involved in the accident with five people taken to the hospital. Two adults were taken to University Hospital and three children were taken to Kosair Children's Hospital.

Their injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

Emergency crews worked about two hours to clear the roadway and get the Gene Snyder open again.

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