UPDATE: Old Frankfort Pike reopens after oil spill

Posted at 5:16 PM, Aug 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-19 17:44:20-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — UPDATE: The roadway is back open.

Old Frankfort Pike and South Forbes Road have been shut down in both directions due to an oil spill.

According to the Lexington Traffic Management Center, the fire department is at the scene trying to clean up the spill.

It is estimated that the road will be closed for two hours at least.

LEX 18 will update with more information as we receive it.