Ten vehicle collision on I-24 in Christian County

Road Crash

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – There was a ten vehicle collision on I-24 in Christian County Friday afternoon, according to State Police.

Investigators say it began around mile marker 91 when a vehicle hit the cable barrier in the eastbound lane.  While investigating that crash, the driver of another car lost control in the middle of the road which caused a domino effect, according to KSP.

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Several vehicles in the eastbound lane couldn’t stop in time, colliding with one another, according to investigators.

Only two people were injured.  They were taken to a hospital in Hopkinsville with non-life threatening injuries, according to KSP.

The accidents led to the temporary closure of the eastbound lanes, which were expected to reopen around 7:00 p.m., according to State Police.