Semi crash closes Lexington Road overnight

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- A Lexington road was closed for several hours overnight after a semi crash.

It happened around midnight on Mercer Road.

Police say a semi was trying to back into a parking lot when it clipped a fire hydrant. The impact ruptured the truck's gas tank and spilled gas. Pecco, an environmental cleaning company, responded to the scene for cleanup.

Police closed Mercer Road for several hours. It has since reopened.



 
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