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One person killed when pickup truck slams into back of semi on Buechel Bypass

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police are investigating after a fatal crash this morning. 

It happened just before 9 o'clock this morning on Buechel Bypass near Plaza Avenue. 

Police say a semi was stopped on the road because the driver was having engine trouble. As the driver was getting ready to set up cones, police say a pickup truck crashed into the back of the semi.

The driver of the pickup truck died at the scene, according to authorities. The semi driver was not hurt.

Police don't believe the semi driver will face any charges.

The southbound side of Buechel Bypass was shut down due to the accident.

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