Semi crash with mower truck snarls traffic in Marshall Co. - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Semi crash with mower truck snarls traffic in Marshall Co.

MARSHALL COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

One lane of the northbound and southbound lanes of Purchase Parkway south of the 47 mile marker is shut down after a semi crash.

A semi hit the rear of a mowing crew support truck.

One lane of each of the north and southbound lanes of the Julian Carrol Purchase Pkwy is shut down from the 43 through 47 mile. This is from where the Purchase Parkway intersects with Hwy. 348 and US Hwy 68 west.

Traffic is being routed off at of the parkway at exit 43 and exit 47.

No word on any injuries.

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet urges drivers in the area to drive slow at emergency response personnel are along roadway.

A brief closure may be required to remove the burned semi from the median.

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