BATH COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - An investigation is underway into a crash involving a tanker truck on Interstate 64 in Bath County.
The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. Thursday around mile marker 119.
Emergency crews say the driver of a Durango, heading west, lost control while crossing a bridge.
They say the Durango crossed the median and hit a tanker truck, which was traveling in the eastbound lanes.
Police say the driver of the Durango was thrown from the vehicle, and suffered life-threatening injuries. He was taken to UK Hospital.
For hours, both lanes of eastbound I-64 were closed. One lane has since been reopened to traffic.