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Two killed in crash on Interstate 71

Interstate 71 in northern Kentucky is back open after a deadly crash involving three vehicles.

Two people died after two tractor trailers and car crashed on I-71 in Boone County.

This happened just before 4 p.m. Wednesday near the Walton-Verona exit.

Authorities say a car lost control in the northbound lanes, crossed the median and hit a semi in the southbound lane.

The truck jack-knifed and another semi couldn't avoid the crash.

Both people inside the car were killed.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


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