A Maryville man is in critical condition after crashing his car east of Lexington.

Kentucky State Police say Francis Weider crashed on Interstate 64 near Owingsville on Thursday. Troopers say the 68-year-old lost control of his Dodge Durango, crossed the median, and hit a tanker truck.

Weider suffered serious injuries and remains in critical condition at a hospital in Mount Sterling. The other driver received only minor injuries.

The crash shut down Interstate 64 for several hours.

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