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Friday, August 14, 2020
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Collision injures two and snarls traffic on Winchester Road

Traffic was snarled on busy Winchester Road in Lexington Tuesday night after a two-car collision at Royster Road, according to Lexington Police.

POLICE: Man arrested for DUI after single-vehicle crash on I-75

Police arrested a man for DUI after they say he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into the median on I-75 North.

UPDATE: New Circle Road reopens following gas leak

All lanes of New Circle Road in Lexington reopened just before 6:00 p.m. following closure for gas leak.

UPDATE: One lane reopens on NB I-75 in Rockcastle County after diesel fuel spill

One northbound lane of I-75 in Rockcastle County has reopened following a diesel fuel from a truck crash, according to KSP.

UPDATE: Pedestrian killed on I-75 identified

A man who was hit and killed while reportedly trying to cross I-75 in Rockcastle County early Monday morning has been identified.

SUV flips on its top in collision on North Broadway

An SUV flipped and landed on its top following a collision on North Broadway at I-75 in Lexington, according to police.

UPDATE: Versailles Road reopens after tractor-trailer accident

Versailles Road in Lexington reopened around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday after being closed for more than four hours after a tractor-trailer flipped on its side, according to Lexington Police.

UPDATE: All Southbound Lanes of I-75 Reopen in Fayette County

All southbound lanes of I-75 in Fayette County reopened late Tuesday night after being closed for more than six hours after a semi jackknifed during rush hour, according to Lexington Police.

Vehicle catches fire as accident snarls traffic

A vehicle caught fire following a collision that snarled traffic at a busy Lexington intersection Friday afternoon.

UPDATE: Victim identified in deadly I-75 collision

An Ashland man was killed and his passenger critically injured Tuesday afternoon in a four-vehicle collision on I-75 that led to the temporary shutdown of all the northbound lanes in Rockcastle County, according to State Police.

Traffic Alert: Two collisions impact I-75 traffic in Scott & Fayette Counties

Police were called to two accidents on I-75 today. One was in Fayette County, the other was in Scott County. Both of the collisions backed up traffic for miles.

Traffic Update: I-64 reopens in Franklin County after truck fire

Eastbound I-64 at mile point 55 in Franklin County has reopened after being closed late Friday evening due to a pickup truck fire, according to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.

UPDATE: I-75 ramp closed in Fayette County, scrap metal on road

Police say a semi carrying scrap metal overturned on the southbound I-75 exit ramp at Newtown Pike in Lexington on Friday afternoon. The driver wasn't hurt. The wreck led to the temporary shutdown of the exit ramp at Exit 115.

UPDATE: I-75 reopens in Rockcastle County; 2nd victim identified

All southbound lanes of I-75 in Rockcastle County reopened late Tuesday night at the site of a seven-vehicle crash that killed two people and snarled traffic for hours. Both victims have been identified.

LPD: Traffic slowed on I-75 after Jeep rear-ended semi

Traffic was slowed along a stretch of I-75 in Fayette County Thursday night when police say a Jeep rear-ended a semi near Exit 104.

LPD: Wet Roads May Have Been A Factor In Accident That Trapped Mother And Child

Lexington Police said wet roads may have a factor in a Tuesday afternoon accident that left a mother and toddler trapped in a vehicle against a rock wall on the inner loop of New Circle Road at Tates Creek Road. Traffic was backed-up for miles.

Bridge Work Turns Stretch Of I-75 In Fayette County Into Parking Lot

Northbound traffic along Interstate 75 in Fayette County was backed up for miles on Tuesday due to bridge deck repairs at Exit 113 (Paris Pike exit).

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