LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A crash involving a semi and a passenger car shut down Interstate 265 near Old Henry Road on Thursday afternoon. 

MetroSafe said a semi driving southbound crossed the median and hit a passenger vehicle just after noon. The driver of the passenger vehicle, a woman in her 30s, was critically injured and flown to University Hospital. The truck driver had minor injuries and was transported via EMS.

Both directions of I-265 were shut down for several hours as the medical helicopter was brought in.

The southbound lanes reopened at 3 p.m., and the northbound lanes reopened just after 5 p.m.

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