Semi spills chemical in Gallatin County and shuts down I-71

Jackknifed semi in Gallatin County shuts down I-71 (GCVideoNews)

GALLATIN COUNTY, Ky. (WKRC) - A traffic incident on I-71 in Gallatin County caused the interstate to close.

I-71 remains closed at the Boone County line in Gallatin County after a semi jackknifed.

The semi was carrying a chemical that ended up on the freeway causing the road to become dangerous.

It's unclear if anyone was hurt.

Gallatin County Central Dispatch posted on their Facebook page to steer clear of I-71.

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