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Overturned dump truck causes traffic delays

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – An dump truck carrying a load of gravel overturned causing a lane of Taylorsville Road to close Monday morning.

According to Jeffersontown Police, the accident was reported at 8:47 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Taylorsville Road, just east of Six Mile Lane. 

Police used one of the southbound lanes of Taylorsville Road to allow northbound traffic around the accident scene. Southbound traffic was diverted onto Six Mile Lane.

The truck did spill some diesel fuel. Crews worked to clean up the fuel spill and move the gravel and reopened the road around 3 p.m. Monday.

The driver of the dump truck did not suffer serious injuries.

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