Wreck on I-75 near Mount Vernon causes major delays

Posted at 3:22 PM, Aug 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-12 04:48:22-04

ROCKCASTLE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A crash involving a semi-truck on I-75 is causing major delays on Sunday afternoon.

The wreck happened near exit 59 on the northbound side, according to a Facebook post by the Mount Vernon Fire Department.

The post says that there were only minor injuries.

Traffic has already been backed up for several hours and there's no word on when the crash could be cleaned up.

Drivers are urged to avoid that area.