Accident in construction zone causes backup on I-275

BOONE COUNTY, KY (FOX19) - A minor accident on I-275 is causing a major traffic back up as people head home Thursday afternoon.

The accident is located near the KY-17 exit (exit 80) on westbound I-275. Dispatchers say that the accident is minor, but because it happened in a construction zone, all lanes are blocked.

Drivers are encouraged to find another route if traveling home.

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