LMPD: Pedestrian hit and killed by vehicles on I-65 South

LMPD: Pedestrian hit and killed by vehicles on I-65 South
One person was killed after being struck by multiple vehicles on Interstate 65 South at the St. Catherine Street exit. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Louisville Metro police say the person killed on southbound Interstate 65 just south of downtown Louisville was a pedestrian.

The collision happened around 6:30 a.m. just south of the St. Catherine Street exit.

Dwight Mitchell, a LMPD spokesman, said the preliminary investigating shows the pedestrian was struck by several vehicles.

The pedestrian died at the scene. The victim's name has not been released.

Detours caused traffic to back up to the Kennedy Bridge after LMPD closed I-65 South during their investigation. All detours were listed by 11 a.m.

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