Crash With Injuries Temporarily Closes Blue Bridge in Owensboro

The Blue Bridge in Owensboro was temporarily shut down on Thursday due to a crash with injuries.

Posted: Nov 26, 2020 10:26 AM
Updated: Nov 26, 2020 11:57 AM

A crash on the Blue Bridge in Owensboro on Thursday caused the bridge to be shut down temporarily.

The Owensboro Police Department responded to the single-vehicle crash, which happened early Thursday morning around 5:37 a.m.

According to OPD, the sole occupant of the vehicle that crashed was transported to the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries.

The Accident Reconstruction Unit also responded to the crash and is continuing to investigate.

The Blue Bridge was temporarily shut down for the investigation but was reopened at approximately 8:30 am.

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