Paducah Police Department

A police officer was injured during a vehicle collision early this morning in Lowertown Paducah. 

The US 68/KY 80 bridge over Lake Barkley at Canton is open again to traffic this morning following a strike by a fourteen barge tow early this morning.  The U.S. Coast Guard reports the Motor Vessel EVT was pushing the empty barges downriver when a gust of wind forced a controlled landing against one of the bridge piers.  The collision was severe enough that the lead barge was taking on water.  Kentucky Transportation spokesman Keith Todd says the Cabinet dispatched an inspector who reported no structural damage to the bridge.

Murray School Bus Crash

Mar 2, 2012

Murray police say no was hurt this morning in a crash involving a Murray city school bus and another vehicle. The accident occurred just after seven o’clock at the intersection of 16th Street and Lowes Drive. Authorities say crews are working to clear the intersection.