Firefighters taken to hospital for heat exhaustion from fighting I-71 fire

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GALLATIN COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Three firefighters were taken to the hospital for heat exhaustion from fighting a fire off I-71 Saturday.

The transportation cabinet said a semi-truck caught fire, then the fire spread to the hillside.

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Traffic had to be re-routed during the three hours it took crews to clear the scene.