US 51 in Carlisle County, KY clear after tanker overturned

US 51 open after tanker overturned in Carlisle County, KY

CARLISLE COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A tanker truck hauling gasoline overturned on US 51 in Carlisle County, Kentucky on Sunday, October 14.

The site was cleared after 1 a.m. on Monday.

According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, a tanker overturned. It was loaded with 8,000 gallons of fuel and started leaking.

The crash blocked all lanes of traffic. The truck was loaded with 8,000 gallons of fuel.

The crash happened on the 3500 block of US 51.

A response team was on site. The fuel had to be offloaded, before the truck can be removed.

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