Low water leads to closure of Dorena-Hickman Ferry

The ferry will probably stay closed until there is substantial rainfall upstream.
The ferry will probably stay closed until there is substantial rainfall upstream.(Kentucky Transportation Cabinet)
Published: Nov. 25, 2022 at 10:55 AM CST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

PADUCAH, Ky. (KFVS) - After the ferry ramp was unable to reach the Missouri Landing this morning, the Dorena-Hickman Ferry was closed.

The river level at Cairo was 12.79 ft.

The ferry will probably stay closed until there is substantial rainfall upstream.

It is expected to keep dropping in the coming two weeks.