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NB I-75 Crash Still Affecting Traffic

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Brian Kiser Brian Kiser

UPDATE: The far right lane remains blocked. Traffic is still snarled.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - An overturned tanker truck is blocking several lanes of northbound I-75 in Lexington.

The crash happened at milemarker 116.4. The middle and right lanes are blocked while crews work to clear the scene. 

Lexington Firefighters say the driver of the tanker lost control and drove off the road. Nothing was ever on fire, but the tanker was hauling a carbon substance. Environmental crews are responding.

The driver was taken to UK hospital with minor injuries. 

Expect delays and backup. 

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