According to MetroSafe, the crash happened near the center of the bridge around 3:50 p.m. Wednesday.
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man is in critical condition after
his vehicle struck a dump truck on the Clark Memorial, or Second Street Bridge.
According to MetroSafe, the crash happened near the center
of the bridge around 3:50 p.m. Wednesday.
Louisville Metro Police Department spokesperson Dwight
Mitchell said a preliminary investigation of the wreck showed a man driving northbound
on the bridge in a blue Pontiac lost control of his car and swerved over into
the southbound lanes and hit a dump truck.
Mitchell said the driver of the Pontiac was taken to
University of Louisville Hospital where he is listed in critical condition. No
other injuries were reported in the crash.
Traffic to the bridge
is currently shut down. Drivers in the area should expect delays.
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