LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Louisville Metro Police are on the scene of a deadly accident on the Watterson Expressway, between Cane Run Road and Bells Lane, that's left one person dead and two others injured.
According to police, around 8:30 p.m. officers received a call about a man driving a Chevy Cavalier the wrong way on I-264 West near Cane Run Road.
Police say that driver struck a Cadillac that was driving westbound on I-264.
We're told the driver of the Cavalier suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident and a female passenger was taken to University Hospital in critical condition.
The driver of the Cadillac was also taken to the hospital where he is listed in serious condition.
Traffic on I-264W is being rerouted to Cane Run Road until about 11 p.m.