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Downed power lines, broken utility pole blocked Paducah road

Paducah Power crews had to make repairs to a utility pole following a crash on Irvin Cobb Drive...
Paducah Power crews had to make repairs to a utility pole following a crash on Irvin Cobb Drive on the southside of town on Tuesday.(Source: Paducah Police Department/Facebook)
Published: Jul. 20, 2021 at 1:02 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 21, 2021 at 9:20 AM CDT
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PADUCAH, Ky. (KFVS) - A downed power line from a crash earlier on Tuesday, July 20 blocked a road in Paducah.

The McCracken County Emergency Management Agency reported that U.S. 60/Irvin Cobb Drive was blocked between Broad and Brown Streets.

This is along U.S. 60 near the 15.5 mile marker, near the Bargain Hunt Store between Paducah’s southside and the Beltline Overpass area.

Paducah Power had to make repairs to a broken utility pole and restore power lines.

Drives were detoured onto Broad Street and Brown Street.

The road closure lasted several hours.

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