KY 286 down to 1 lane 2 miles east of Wickliffe due to semi truck crash

KYTC says the estimated duration is now 3 hours, or about 7:30 p.m.
KYTC says the estimated duration is now 3 hours, or about 7:30 p.m.(MGN)
Published: Jul. 6, 2022 at 2:18 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 6, 2022 at 4:46 PM CDT
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BALLARD COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - KY 286 is down to one lane at the 2 mile marker due to a semi truck crash.

According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, the Ballard County 911 dispatch reported the crash site is 2 miles east of Wickliffe.

They said the crash caused the trailer to break in half. The truck is hauling paper towels and napkins, which are scattered along the road.

The recovery crew removed the truck from the road. However, KYTC reported there as considerable cleanup work to be finished along the shoulder and right of way.

The road will continue to be restricted to one lane. Motorists should consider taking an alternate route to avoid delays.

KYTC says the estimated duration is now 3 hours, or about 7:30 p.m.

Drivers can expect one-lane traffic with alternating flow controlled by flaggers.

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