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Vehicle flips on I-71 north at I-264, traffic slowed

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The crash happened around 8:05 a.m. Thursday at the I-71 northbound split at the Watterson Expressway/I-264. The crash happened around 8:05 a.m. Thursday at the I-71 northbound split at the Watterson Expressway/I-264.
According to a MetroSafe dispatcher, a Louisville Metro Police Department wrecker happened upon a red vehicle that had flipped on its roof. According to a MetroSafe dispatcher, a Louisville Metro Police Department wrecker happened upon a red vehicle that had flipped on its roof.
Traffic was moving only in the emergency lane immediately after the crash. Traffic was moving only in the emergency lane immediately after the crash.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Traffic on northbound I-71 was slowed dramatically Thursday morning after a vehicle flipped on the interstate, possibly after hitting a deer.

The crash happened around 8:05 a.m. at the I-71 northbound split at the Watterson Expressway/I-264.

According to a MetroSafe dispatcher, a Louisville Metro Police Department wrecker happened upon a red vehicle that had flipped on its roof. A dead deer could be seen in the emergency lane. The driver was not injured.

Traffic was moving only in the emergency lane immediately after the crash.

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