Overturned semi-truck shuts down I-71 in Louisville

By Alan S. Rubin | June 30, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – Traffic was brought to a standstill after a semi-truck overturned on I-71 South Tuesday evening. According to a report by WAVE, emergency crews responded to the scene at about 4:30 p.m. near the I-265 interchange. Few details regarding the cause of the crash are available at this time. However, all lanes were closed for over an hour while the wreckage …Read more

1 dead, 4 injured following wrong-way crash in downtown Louisville

By Alan S. Rubin | June 29, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – One woman died and three others were hospitalized, including two juveniles, following a wrong-way crash on I-64 in Louisville early Monday morning. According to WDRB, the collision occurred at about midnight near 3rd Street as a BMW traveling east in the westbound lanes of the interstate. The BMW collided head-on with a Saturn carrying at least four people. The Saturn …Read more

Motorcyclist killed following Dixie Hwy. crash

By Alan S. Rubin | June 28, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – A 43-year-old man was killed as the result of a motorcycle collision on Dixie Highway last Friday afternoon. According to a report by WAVE, the crash occurred at about 3:30 p.m. near the intersection with Pendleton Road. Investigator says the driver of a pickup truck failed to yield to the motorcyclist while turning left and ended up hitting him. The …Read more

Woman struck, killed while assisting with prior crash on Dixie Highway

By Alan S. Rubin | June 25, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – A woman was fatally struck when she stopped to help with a prior DUI crash on the Dixie Highway late Monday night, WAVE reports. The initial crash occurred at about 11 p.m. as the driver of a truck made an abrupt U-turn near the Gene Snyder Freeway. A second vehicle attempted to swerve out of the path of the truck …Read more

Motorcyclist killed in single-vehicle collision n Northwestern Pkwy.

By Alan S. Rubin | June 24, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday evening after crashing into a utility pole on the Northwestern Parkway. According to a report by WAVE, the crash occurred at about 6:45 a.m. where Portland Avenue meets Northwestern Parkway. Investigators believe the unidentified motorcyclist was traveling at a high rate of speed when he lost control and crashed off the road and into the …Read more

3 injured following 3-vehicle crash on Gene Snyder Freeway

By Alan S. Rubin | June 23, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – Three people were taken to the hospital following a collision involving several vehicles in east Louisville on Tuesday evening. According to a report by WAVE, the accident occurred at about 8:30 p.m. along the Gene Snyder Freeway, just north of Shelbyville Road. Responding officers believe one vehicle made an unsafe lane change and collided with another. The second vehicle was …Read more

Trucking accident blocks ramp from I-64 to I-65 in Louisville

By Alan S. Rubin | June 22, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – A major collision involving a semi-truck blocked a busy Louisville freeway interchange on Saturday morning. According to a report by WAVE, the collision took place at about 9:19 a.m. along the ramp from I-64 West to I-65 South. Few details regarding the cause of the crash are available at this time. However, the ramp was closed for several hours afterward, …Read more

2 dead, 3 injured after major collision in Guthrie

By Alan S. Rubin | June 21, 2021

GUTHRIE, KY – Two people died and three others suffered injuries resulting from a serious crash on US-97 last Friday. According to WTVQ, the three-vehicle crash took place on June 18th near the Hadensville Road intersection. Investigators with the Kentucky State Police Say 71-year-old Mark Stoltzfus was traveling south on the freeway when his 2015 Dodge Ram slammed into the rear of a …Read more

2 killed, 2 hospitalized following head-on crash on US-62

By Alan S. Rubin | June 17, 2021

STEPHENSBURG, KY – Two people died and two others were seriously injured as the result of a Wednesday afternoon collision near Stephensburg. According to a report by the News-Enterprise, the crash occurred at about 4:40 p.m. within the 1000 block of US-62, just past West Harden Middle School. Deputies with the Hardin County Sheriff’s office say two individuals were pronounced dead at the …Read more

Impairment suspected in fatal motorcycle crash in Louisville

By Alan S. Rubin | June 16, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – A motorcyclist was killed and a driver arrested following a suspected DUI crash in Louisville on Tuesday night. According to a report by WAVE, the collision took place at about 8:45 p.m. within the 7900 block of South Third Street. Investigators with LMPD believe the driver of the SUV, 63-year-old Carl Maertz, failed to yield to the motorcyclist and struck …Read more