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Police: 1 taken to University Hospital in critical condition after 'serious' accident on Dixie Highway

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According to police spokesperson Alicia Smiley, a car ran a red light while turning from St. Paul Church Road onto Dixie Highway and hit a pickup truck headed south on Dixie. According to police spokesperson Alicia Smiley, a car ran a red light while turning from St. Paul Church Road onto Dixie Highway and hit a pickup truck headed south on Dixie.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Several people were taken to University Hospital after a "serious" accident on Dixie Highway Tuesday night, though only one was listed in critical condition Louisville Metro Police said. 

According to police spokesperson Alicia Smiley, a car ran a red light while turning from St. Paul Church Road onto Dixie Highway and hit a pickup truck headed south on Dixie. 

The woman riding in the car was taken to University Hospital in critical condition, while the driver of the car and two other passengers were also taken to University Hospital for observation. Police say the others in the car were all conscious. 

The driver of the pickup truck was also taken to University Hospital for observation.

Police remained on scene to investigate and said the intersection would likely remained closed until about 11 p.m. Tuesday night. 

Traffic was being re-routed through Dixie Manor parking lot. 

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