Dixie Hwy fatal 1-11-19

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- One person is dead after a crash at a Dixie Highway intersection.

Officers responded to the crash just after 4:30 p.m. Friday near Greenwood Road, according to LMPD Spokesperson Alicia Smiley.

MetroSafe told WDRB the crash was reported at the intersection of Fury Way and Dixie Highway. 

LMPD's Traffic Unit determined a Fiat attempted to avoid crashing into another car that had changed lanes and drove into the opposite lane, hitting a Dodge SUV on Dixie near Fury Way.

A female passenger in the Fiat was taken to University Hospital where she was pronounced deceased. The driver of the Fiat and two people in the Dodge were also taken to University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police do not anticipate charges to be filed.

Dixie Highway was closed in the area of Fury Way and Greenwood Road for about two hours as crews cleared the scene.

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