LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- An LMPD crossing guard was hit in front of Male High School this morning. 

It happened around 7 a.m. JCPS spokeswoman Jennifer Brislin says the guard wan't seriously injured but was taken to the hospital as a precaution. 

Police briefly closed the southbound lanes of Preston Hwy. and one northbound lane while crews cleared the scene. 

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