LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A woman is in critical condition Friday morning after an accident on the Watterson Expressway westbound near Poplar Level Road.
The accident happened around 3 a.m. when police said a woman driving a Ford Fusion traveling at a high rate of speed southbound on Poplar Level Road lost control of the car.
Police said the car rolled and the driver was ejected. The car went over a guardrail and crashed into a vehicle traveling westbound on I-264.
The woman was transported to University Hospital with critical injuries.
The driver of the other vehicle, a male, was taken to Audubon Hospital for observation.
The I-264 west was shut down while crews cleared the scene.