Collision closes stretch of US 62 in Harrison County

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CYNTHIANA, Ky. (WTVQ) – A collision between a dump truck and a pickup truck closed a stretch of US 62 in Harrison County late Tuesday afternoon, according to investigators. The dump truck ended up on its side, spilling its load of rock along with 75-gallons of diesel fuel, according to authorities.

At least one person was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, according to authorities.

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The collision happened about two-miles east of Cynthiana.

It wasn’t immediately known when the road would reopen, but some estimated around 8:00 p.m.

The accident remains under investigation.