Fatal crash on I-65 in LaRue County

Fatal crash on I-65 in LaRue County
(Source: Code 3 Images)
(Source: Code 3 Images)

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) - At least one person was killed in an accident on Interstate-65 in LaRue County on Sunday afternoon.

The crash, which involved motorcyclists and a semi, happened at mile marker 76 (the Upton exit) on I-65 northbound. Both northbound lanes were closed for approximately two hours due to accident investigation and cleanup, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.

Additionally, a secondary crash occurred in the left lane of I-65 southbound when a semi collided with a responding Kentucky State Police cruiser. The left southbound lane was closed for about three hours before being reopened, according to the KYTC.

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