One vehicle accident shuts down part of Lexington road

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - One person was transported to the hospital after a single vehicle accident on Old Frankfort at South Yarnallton Wednesday morning.

Emergency crews responded to the scene just before 7am. Officials say the driver was heading inbound toward Lexington when he crossed the center line, crashing into a tree.

Several jaws of life units worked for more than half an hour to cut the driver out of the vehicle.

He was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.

The outbound lane of Old Frankfort at South Yarnallton is currently closed. Officials say they may have to shut down both lanes when they tow out the vehicle.


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