Accident in Shively with injuries; 7th St. and Park Rd. shut down

(Source: WAVE 3 News)
(Source: WAVE 3 News)
Updated: May. 4, 2018 at 9:48 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - One person has been seriously injured in an accident involving two vehicles, a car and a motorcycle, Metrosafe said.

A call came in at 8:36 p.m. of a car accident at Seventh Street Road in Shively.

First responders arrived and found one victim, a woman, seriously injured.

Shively Police told WAVE 3 News that the driver of the motorcycle, a woman, was not wearing a helmet and was ejected off the motorcycle. The victim was transported to UofL Hospital.

According to the Shively Police Department, the car involved in the accident made a quick stop and the female motorcyclist slammed into the vehicle.

The driver of the car who hit the woman is cooperating with police.

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Police had shut down part of Seventh Street near Park Road due to the accident, which they estimated to be closed until approximately 10:30 p.m.

It was unclear if any other factors were involved. The SPD is currently investigating.

Shively Police reminded drivers to slow down and be careful of all drivers and pedestrians this weekend.

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