Overturned milk truck no longer blocking US 641 near Marshall Co. High School

Crash blocking US 641 in Marshall Co.

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - Crews were called to clear a crash in Marshall County, Kentucky that was blocking both lanes of traffic along U.S. 641.

The crash blocked the lanes of travel between Benton and Draffenville on at 6 a.m. Monday, Feb. 17.

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials said a Prairie Farms box truck hauling milk overturned near Marshall County High School and Washington Gardens Memorial Gardens.

This is at 2263 U.S. 641 North at Benton.

They estimated the road to be blocked for two hours.

The recovery crew was able to access the overturned truck from a side street for offloading.

This allowed both lanes of U.S. 641 at this site to reopen shortly before 7:30 a.m.

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