Traffic

Rte. 13 to be closed for repairs at railroad crossing in Marion, Ill.

IDOT reports Rte. 13, also known as W. DeYoung St. in Marion, will be closed at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing starting at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, April 23.

  ISP urges safety as more tractors on rural roads

  Mother facing charges after 2 children die in Cadiz, Ky. fire

1 injured after semi overturned on I-57 exit ramp in Alexander County, Ill.

Lanes reopened after semi hauling fuel catches fire on I-24

  Heartland roads closed due to flooding in April

1 killed, 3 injured in Cape Girardeau Co. crash

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Flooding closes Kentucky roads

Mo. man flown to hospital after crash involving a side-by-side vehicle

Section of Ky 1949 in Marshall County, Ky. reopened after semi crash

Temp. traffic signal to be installed at Rte. K and Hwy. 25 in Gordonville, Mo.

U.S. 62 back open after crash

Temporary traffic signals to be installed at intersection of East Main and Shawnee in Jackson, Mo.

All I-24 lanes open; crash site cleared of semi, herbicide barrels

One lane of I-24 at the McCracken-Marshall County line was shut down for several hours due to the crash.

  Construction of Center Junction Diverging Diamond Interchange includes lane reductions throughout March

Construction of the Diverging Diamond Interchange will include a series of lane reductions on Interstate 55 throughout March.

US 60/62 bridge south at Cairo, Ill. to close for safety inspections

The U.S. 60/62 bridge south at Cairo will be closed to all traffic for a period of time.

Flash flooding causes road closures

A section of KY 2569 is closed due to a shoulder washout caused by recent flash flooding.

One killed in roll-over crash on I-64

Ky Highway 121 North closed due to semi rollover crash

Semi truck rollover crash blocking traffic on Hwy. 121 in Graves Co., Ky.

Emergency crews respond to car in ditch near I-55

Man dies in Cape Girardeau crash

Deadly crash under investigation in Alexander Co., Ill.

8,000 gallon tanker crashed on Highway 34

An 8.000 gallon tanker, carrying fuel, crashed on Highway 34.

MoDOT offers weight allowance for trucks to support coronavirus response

The Missouri Department of Transportation announced a weight allowance for heavier-than-normal truckloads of supplies and equipment to travel on Missouri highways.

I-55 reduced to 1 lane in Cape Girardeau County for Diverging Diamond project

Southbound I-55 in Cape Girardeau County will be reduced to one lane for the Diverging Diamond Interchange project.

Right lane of I-57 southbound closed in Union Co. due to semi truck fire

Crews are on the scene of a semi truck fire on southbound Interstate 57.

  Driver taken to hospital after fiery 2-vehicle crash on I-55

Vehicle two ignited starting in the back. The vehicle is a total loss.

  1 dead, 4 injured, officer suspended without pay in Sikeston, Mo. crash

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened on Feb. 29 around 9:15 p.m. on Salcedo Rd. and Columbine St. in Sikeston, Mo.

Dorena-Hickman Ferry to reopened 3/2

The Dorena-Hickman Ferry plans reopened around 3:30 p.m. on Monday, March 2.

Highway 37 clear after crash in Benton, Ill.

Highway 37 near Wastena street is back open.

Interstate 24 Eastbound now open after car roll-over

Interstate 24 Eastbound lane at the I mile marker is restricted to one lane due to a car rollover.

Two injured in crash in Scott Co., Mo.

The driver and a passenger where thrown from the vehicle.

Kentucky State Police remind drivers to share the road; announce two week enforcement blitz

The Kentucky State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division announce a two-week enforcement blitz targeting aggressive driving behaviors.

  Bollinger Co., Mo. officials announce road closures

Although the city has taken notice of those road dangers, some local residents still feel more could be done.

KY 2422 closure in Graves Co. Feb 27

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close a section of KY 2422 in southern Graves County on Thursday, Feb. 27.

Flooded, closed roads in the Heartland

Rain is causing some roads to flood in the Heartland.

Railroad gates at 146 W and Rte 3 open in Union Co., Ill.

The gates were reopened around 7 a.m.

Heartland road closures due to flooding

Heavy rain has led to road closures throughout the Heartland.

Cave-in-Rock Ferry resumes service

The ferry resumed service at 6 a.m.

WIN Initiative project continues in Paducah

The construction project on South 6th Street from Ohio Street to Norton in Paducah is nearing completion.

I-24 westbound open after crashes in McCracken Co., Ky.

Officials said both westbound lanes were blocked near the 12 mile marker.

Barge strike reported at the U.S. 45 Ohio River “Brookport” Bridge

The U.S. Coast Guard has reported a barge hit on the U.S. 45 Ohio River “Brookport” Bridge at Paducah this morning.

One killed in crash in Saline Co., Ill.

According to Illinois State Police, authorities were called to a crash on Feb. 21 around 8:12 p.m. on U.S. 45 at Cook Rd.

  1 injured, in multiple vehicle crash on I-55, all lanes open

One driver was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries.

  Driver killed, fire truck hit at scene of grass fire on I-57 in Scott County, Mo.

A fire truck was hit on northbound Interstate 57 while responding to a grass fire.

  Crews installing new mile marker signs to help drivers with an emergency

The new milepost signs will be installed along the westbound shoulder of Interstate 24 near Paducah, Ky.

Prep work to begin on extended project along I-24 in Ky.

Crews will replace concrete pavement and rehab will happen for mile marker 51-65 along parts of Lyon, Caldwell and Trigg counties in the commonwealth.

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

A recovery crew was able to access the overturned trucked from a side street, which allowed both lanes to reopen.

Slow-moving ‘superload’ to resume travel through western Kentucky Wednesday

A slow-moving superload covered about 50 miles in four hours on Friday, February 14.

I-57 southbound blocked at 69.5 mile marker in Franklin Co., Ill.

Southbound Interstate 70 is blocked at the 69.5 mile marker due to a crash on Friday, February 14.

2 dead, several injured in crash on I-64 at Lake St. Louis

Four people are dead after a pickup truck crossed a grassy median and drove into oncoming traffic on Interstate 64 near the town of Lake St. Louis, Missouri.

Eastbound lane, entry ramp closure completed on I-24/US 60 Paducah Exit

All lane and ramp restrictions have been removed.

Bollinger Co. road washed away in recent storms

Bollinger County Road 210 is currently closed, it was washed out in the recent storms.

Portions of I-70 in Mo. to close for bridge demolition

The road will be closed in both directions in Kansas City, Mo.

9 crashes, most due to wet surfaces, reported in Ky.

People reported injuries in three of those crashes.

2 injured in crash involving semi on I-24 in McCracken Co., Ky.

Crews closed the eastbound portion of the interstate at 7:15 p.m.

  Icy road leads to deadly crash in St. Francois Co., Mo

The victim died at the scene, according to officials.

City leaders want your opinion on parking in downtown Paducah, Ky.

There will be an open house on Thursday, Feb. 13.

  Crews work to remove debris, coal after train derailment near Sesser, Ill.

The cleanup could last anywhere from two to three weeks.

  Ky. Transportation Cabinet releases 2019 preliminary highway fatality count

Their was 10 more reported fatalities than in 2018.

Camper fire stops traffic on I-57 northbound north of Benton Exit

A camper fire is slowing traffic on Interstate 57 northbound.

I-24 westbound now opened in Trigg County, Ky.

Westbound traffic on Interstate 24 was restricted to one lane near the 60 mile marker due to a truck crash.

Two killed in crash in McCracken Co., Ky.

The two were found dead on scene.

Serious crash sends Doniphan, Mo. man to hospital

Troopers say the victim was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

Man dies in head-on crash on I-64 in Jefferson County, Ill.

The crash was on I-64 eastbound at the 85 milepost around 12:54 a.m.

I-69 open after crash in Caldwell Co.

The crash was along I-69 between Princeton and Dawson Springs.

Officials use ‘Baby Yoda’ to remind drivers of slick conditions

They responded to several counties around 1 a.m.

  6 vehicles involved in crash on I-24 due to slick surfaces in Ky., 1 injury reported

A detour is available via the KY 453 Grand Rivers Exit 31 Interchange.

Kentucky transportation crews stand ready for incoming winter weather

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has snowfighters ready for action as forecasts call for periods of light snow to fall Thursday in western Kentucky into Friday morning.

2-vehicle crash shuts down westbound lanes of MO-74

A two-vehicle crash shut down westbound lanes of MO-74.

I-24 eastbound at 11 mile marker open after semi hauling 17K pounds of chicken crashes

According to the sheriff’s department, two other crashes happened due to slowed traffic from the original crash.

All lanes now open on U.S. 60 in Crittenden Co. after being closed due to fire

The fire is along U.S. 60 between Marion and Salem near the Levias Road intersection in the Midway community.

1 person injured in crash on I-69 off-ramp at Hwy. 121

One person was injured in a crash at the Interstate 69 off-ramp at Highway 121 North.

Improvement plans announced for U.S. 68/KY 139 intersection at Cadiz Ky.

Engineers explored several safety improvement options for the intersection, the R-cut design was determined to be the most-effective way to limit crashes.

  I-55 open in Scott County after rollover crash

The crash was in Scott County near the 82 mile marker.

Crash leaves man seriously injured in Reynolds Co.

The mans condition is unknown at this time.

  Driver leaves scene of crash after hitting pole in Cape Girardeau

It may take a few hours before the pole is moved.

  How does marijuana impact you when behind the wheel?

Marijuana slows down your reflexes and ability to think and process.

KYTC submits 2020 Highway Plan to lawmakers

The 2020 Recommended Highway Plan is based on revenue forecasts of $6.1 billion in traditional state and federal highway dollars during FY 2021 through FY 2026

Fewer deadly crashes reported in Mo. in 2019

A recent report shows that 876 lives were lost in Missouri crashes in 2019. This is a five percent decrease from 2018.