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IMAGES: Semi crash on I-65N near Shepherdsville snarls traffic during morning commute

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- All northbound lanes of Interstate 65 near Shepherdsville have reopened after a semi crashed into a ditch and hit a rock wall near Shepherdsville early Wednesday.

It happened sometime around 2 a.m., causing problems for drivers throughout the morning  commute.

According to an officer at the scene, the driver of the semi took his eyes off the road and hit an abandoned car. 

Police say the force of the impact sent the truck into a ditch, where it crashed into a rock wall. The driver was not wearing a seat belt. We're told he was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. 

The right lane was closed for several hours but had reopened by 9:30 a.m. 

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