Eastbound I-24 open at mile marker 9 after 5-vehicle crash

Eastbound I-24 open at mile marker 9 after 5-vehicle crash
McCracken Co. deputies responded to a five-vehicle crash on I-24 near the 9 mile marker on Monday evening, Feb. 22. (Source: Google Maps)

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - Eastbound Interstate 24 is open at the 9 mile marker after a multi-vehicle crash.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff’s Department, deputies were on scene around 5:50 p.m. on Monday, February 22.

They said at least five vehicles were involved.

Traffic was down to one lane in the area causing heavy backup from the 7 mile marker east.

Deputies said westbound traffic was also moving slow near the crash scene.

I-24 has since reopened.

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