Driver critically injured in crash on Shelbyville Rd., at Blankenbaker

LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) – A driver was critically injured in a crash on Shelbyville Road at Blankenbaker Parkway on December 1. 

The Louisville Metro Police Department’s preliminary investigation showed a man was driving a Dodge truck eastbound on Shelbyville Road and for an unknown reason lost control and crossed into the west bound traffic. That is when, police say, a Volvo SUV was hit; that vehicle was headed westbound on Shelbyville Road. 

The driver of the Dodge was taken to UofL Hospital in critical condition. The driver of the Volvo was taken to Norton Brownsboro Hospital with what appeared to by non-life-threatening injuries, according to police. 

LMPD’s traffic Unit is investigating. 

The crash happened before 11:45 a.m. Friday.
 

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