All lanes of I-24 near Pennyrile Parkway back open after deadly crash

CHRISTIAN COUNTY, KY — All lanes of Interstate 24 near the Pennyrile Parkway were reopened early Tuesday morning after a deadly crash blocked traffic Monday morning.

Around 10:00 a.m. on Monday a major crash blocked both the eastbound and westbound lanes of I-24 near mile marker 80.

The crash included multiple vehicles and a major fire. Kentucky State Police have confirmed one person is dead.

It took until 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday to clear the debris. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says all lanes of I-24 in the area are now open to traffic.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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