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1 injured in crash on Buechel Bypass, lanes shut down

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man is in serious condition after police say he hit several vehicles along Bardstown Road then crashed on Buechel Bypass. 

LMPD spokeswoman Alicia Smiley said the driver of the white industrial truck was traveling southbound on Bardstown Road, near Assumption High School, on Thursday when he began striking multiple vehicles on the roadway.  

A little more than three miles down the road, Smiley said the truck crashed and flipped several times before it came to a stop on the side of Buechel Bypass at 6:05 p.m.

The driver of the vehicle was taken to University of Louisville Hospital for treatment.

The LMPD Traffic Unit is investigating the cause of the crash.

Emergency crews blocked off traffic in the area around the crash. Drivers in the area should expect delays.

We will update this story with more information as it comes into the newsroom.

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