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Man killed in crash on Kennedy Bridge

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Emergency crews on the scene of the crash. Emergency crews on the scene of the crash.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man was killed in a motor vehicle accident on the Kennedy Bridge Monday, according to Louisville Metro police.

According to LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell, a preliminary investigation revealed the driver of a cargo van rear-ended a tractor-trailer around 5:30 p.m. in the southbound lanes of Interstate 65 on the Kennedy Bridge.

Mitchell said the driver of the cargo van was pronounced dead at the scene. The man's name has not been released.

The LMPD Traffic Unit is investigating the crash.

Lanes on I-65 south were shut down due to the crash and reopened around 7:50 p.m.

 

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