UPDATE: I-75 back open following Richmond accident

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Source: MGN Online

UPDATE – (9/22/20 10:30 A.M.) – The interstate has reopened following a crash Tuesday morning. According to KYTC, I-75 North opened up just befrore 10:30 A.M. after a crash near mile marker 90 several hours earlier.

Crews cleaned up the scene which included a fuel leak. The interstate was shutdown for several hours. 

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RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – Drivers should avoid part of I-75 North this morning in Madison County following a crash.

According to Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials, the crash happened just before 7:30 a.m. near mile marker 90 and has shutdown I-75 in that area.

Traffic officials say emergency crews are working a crash involving fuel that spilled out. No reports of any injuries. Clean-up is underway. No word on when the interstate will reopen. 

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