I-65 Southbound in Elizabethtown Re-Opened Following Wreck

Mar 2, 2013

Update at 9:00 a.m.:

A Kentucky State Police dispatcher in Elizabethtown told WKU Public Radio all lanes of I-65 southbound in Hardin County have been re-opened following a Saturday morning wreck that involved a tractor trailer.

The tractor trailer lost control and went through a guardrail, striking several vehicles in the process.

There is no word yet on any injuries resulting from the accident.

Original post:

The southbound lanes of I-65 in Elizabethtown have been closed near exit 94 Saturday morning after a wreck involving a tractor trailer that lost control, went through a guardrail, and struck multiple vehicles.

Kentucky State Police are warning motorists in the region to be careful while driving over bridges, as many of them are icy.