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Transportation
2:36 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

Damaged Bridge Closes KY 2206 in Hickman County

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has closed KY 2206/Springhill Road in Hickman County due to a damaged bridge.

The road was closed this morning at mile point 0.6 after bridge inspectors found damage to pilings on the Cane Fork Creek Bridge. Inspectors believe the bridge was damaged by an overweight load in the last few weeks.

The bridge was restricted to a 15-ton load limit.

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Roads & Highways
8:03 am
Mon February 11, 2013

Hopkinsville Road Closes for Sewer Line Replacement

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A series of nighttime road closures begin tonight in Hopkinsville so workers can replace a major sewer line. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says KY 380/Country Club Lane will be closed between Canton Pike and Cox Mill Road from approximately 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. every day through Friday.

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Roads & Highways
8:04 am
Mon February 4, 2013

Road Restrictions in Land Between the Lakes

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Lane restrictions in parts of Land Between the Lakes National Recreation area begin today as workers begin to install fiber optic cable lines to improve communications in the forest. The work starts today along Forest Road 165 near Wranglers Campground and is expected to last about 30 days. Expect one-lane traffic with alternating flow.

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Roads & Highways
12:19 pm
Mon January 14, 2013

Part of Pennyrile Parkway Closed

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UPDATED: 3 p.m.

A portion of the Pennyrile Parkway was closed this afternoon after the cab of a tanker truck carrying hydrochloric acid caught fire this morning. Both north and southbound lanes from the 49 to 54 mile markers are now open. However, only the left southbound lane is open, so expect some traffic as crews continue some environmental remediation work.

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Roads & Highways
7:47 am
Fri December 14, 2012

Graves County Road Closure

Credit KYTC

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will close a portion of KY 1748 in Graves County starting Dec. 18. Workers will conduct substructure repairs to the Obion Creek Branch Bridge. The closure is between Bostick Lane and Calhoun Street about a mile southeast of US 45.

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Roads & Highways
8:02 am
Wed December 12, 2012

Paducah Road Closure

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North 32nd Street in Paducah will be closed Wednesday and Thursday so Paducah Water Works can replace a water line. The closure near the Levin Avenue intersection should last from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. both days.

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Roads & Highways
3:03 pm
Mon December 3, 2012

KYTC to Shut Down a Section of KY 464

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close KY 464/Almo-Shiloh Road at the Clarks River Bridge in Calloway County during daylight hours starting Wednesday.

This closure at KY 464 mile point 13.190 is to allow a long-reach track hoe to remove drift and debris from beneath the Clarks River Bridge in the Almo Community.  To facilitate this work the roadway will be closed to all through traffic at the site.

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Roads & Highways
4:09 pm
Wed September 12, 2012

I-24 Ramp Remains Closed Following Semi Crash

Semi crash on a ramp connecting the Purchase Parkway to I-24.
KYTC / Keith Todd

A ramp that connects Purchase Parkway to I-24 west bound remains closed following a semi crash this afternoon. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Keith Todd says the roadway will likely reopen around seven tonight. To detour the crash site, follow Purchase Parkway north one mile to US 62, then right on US 62 about two miles to connect with I-24 at Exit 27.