Breaking News
More () »

Crash involving U-Haul truck causes backup on Clark Memorial Bridge; man seriously injured

The crash happened on the Louisville side left motorists at a standstill for more than two hours Saturday night.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Traffic was at a standstill for more than a couple of hours Saturday night after a crash on the Clark Memorial Bridge.

Metro Police said the crash happened on the Louisville side of the bridge around 8 p.m.

In their preliminary investigation, they said a U-Haul truck was headed northbound on the bridge with a vehicle in tow when it lost control. The truck veered into the southbound lane of traffic and struck another vehicle. Police said the U-Haul hit a support beam on the bridge.

The U-Haul’s driver was taken to UofL Hospital with serious injuries but is expected to be okay, according to Metro Police.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

Make it easy to keep up-to-date with more stories like this. Download the WHAS11 News app now. For Apple or Android users.  

Have a news tip? Email assign@whas11.com, visit our Facebook page or Twitter feed


Before You Leave, Check This Out