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Accident shuts down northbound I-71 in Henry County

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Northbound Interstate 71 was shut down Wednesday morning after an accident involving two tractor trailers. Northbound Interstate 71 was shut down Wednesday morning after an accident involving two tractor trailers.
One of the semis overturned in the median at mile marker 31 shortly after 7 a.m. One of the semis overturned in the median at mile marker 31 shortly after 7 a.m.

HENRY COUNTY, KY (WAVE) - Northbound Interstate 71 was shut down Wednesday morning after an accident involving two tractor trailers.

According to Kentucky State Police, one of the semis overturned in the median at mile marker 31 shortly after 7 a.m. Minor injuries were reported.

Troopers expect all northbound lanes of I-71 will be closed until at least 9 a.m. Drivers are being routed around the accident scene.

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