Semi flips after hitting abandoned car on side of I-65 in Robertson County

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A crash involving an overturned tractor-trailer closed all lanes of Interstate 65 North Friday morning near the Kentucky state line.

The crash happened around 5:20 a.m. near mile marker 120.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol reported the semi was in the southbound lanes when it struck an abandoned vehicle and crossed the median and rolled over in the northbound lanes.

The semi driver and a passenger were not injured in the crash but the THP said the driver will be charged for not exercising due care.

The roadway has partially reopened to traffic. A northbound entry ramp remains closed and the right shoulder is blocked.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

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