UPDATE: All lanes of I-64 reopen in Lexington after accident

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – All westbound lanes of I-64 in Fayette County reopened shortly before midnight Tuesday after being closed due to an accident, according to the state.

Investigators say a commercial vehicle collided with an abandoned car on the westbound side near mile marker 73, which led to the temporary closure of the right lane.

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The commercial vehicle ended up on its side off the right side of the interstate in a rock-cut, according to the state.

The accident happened around 8:30 p.m.

An environmental team was called to the scene along with the Lexington Fire Department and Lexington Police.