Jackknifed UPS tractor-trailer blocks all lanes on I-71 in Louisville

LOUISVILLE, KY – Drivers in Louisville were met with significant delays on I-71  resulting from a jackknifed UPS truck on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a report by WLKY, the crash happened sometime before 4:30 p.m. in the southbound lanes of the interstate, just before Brownsboro Road.

It is unclear at this time what caused the tractor-trailer to jackknife in the freeway. However, photos from the scene show one container flipped on its side, blocking all lanes of travel.

Fortunately, no injuries were reported as a result of the incident.

The roadway was cleared shortly after 6 p.m.

At the Law Office of Alan Rubin, our dedicated Louisville trucking accident attorney will always fight for the money and justice you deserve after an unexpected wreck. Contact our offices today at (502) 587-1050 to schedule a completely free, no-obligation review of your claim.