Aircare called to accident near 71/75 split

WALTON, KY (FOX19) - An accident near the 71/75 split caused traffic to shut down in both directions Monday afternoon.

Aircare was sent to the scene of an accident on northbound I-75 near the 171 mile marker. called to the scene of an accident just south of the I-71/75 split. Kathleen Kensik, 60 of Rydal, Georgia lost control of the Toyota 4 Runner she was driving after she veered hard to the left after nearly colliding with a truck. With that she slammed into the wall and then rolled two to three times.

Kensik was sent to University Hospital with a head injury. The highway is now reopened an traffic is moving normally.

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