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Overnight Lane Closure on I-24 Near Calvert City
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 7:17 PM
A contractor for The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close the right lane of Interstate 24 east in Marshall County Tuesday night and Wednesday morning for installation of a temporary concrete barrier. The contractor plans to close the right lane of I-24 east where exit 52A from the northbound Purchase Parkway merges with I-24 east at Calvert City. The closure is expected to last from ...
One Hurt, One Charged after Hit-and-Run Crash
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 4:22 PM
A Paducah man faces DUI and leaving the scene of an accident charges, after police say he crashed his car into another vehicle and fled the scene. Police say 58-year-old Kim Froman told them that she was driving east on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive at around noon Tuesday, when another driver ran a stop sign at North 9th Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and hit her van in the side. ...
Kentucky Starts Campaign to Ensure Seatbelt Usage
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 4:58 AM
Kentucky is participating in this year's national Click It or Ticket campaign aimed at ensuring motorists are using seatbelts. A statement from the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety says officers are focusing on pickup trucks, which have the lowest seatbelt usage rate. Officers from several agencies participated in a kick-off event Monday in Louisville. Highway Safety Director Bill Bell says ...
Five Injured in McKendree Church Road Crash
Monday, May 23, 2016 10:52 PM
A two-vehicle crash Monday night in McCracken County left five people injured. According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Office, the wreck happened around 5:55 pm at the intersection of US Hwy 286 and McKendree Church Road. Deputies said 33-year-old James Harvill, of Cunningham, was traveling north on McKendree Church Road when he pulled into the path of another car driven by 64-year-old ...
Murray Police Begin 'Click it or Ticket' Campaign
Monday, May 23, 2016 12:52 PM
Starting Monday, the Murray Police Department will be taking part in the 2016 national Click it or Ticket seat belt enforcement campaign. Officers will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints throughout the City of Murray during this time. These checkpoints will be at designated areas on highways where statistics have shown an elevated number of vehicle crashes. During the checkpoints ...
Memorial Day Gas Prices 45 Cents Below Last Year
Monday, May 23, 2016 11:06 AM
Average retail gasoline prices in Kentucky have risen 7.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.33 a gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,623 gas outlets in Kentucky. This compares with the national average that has increased 6 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.28 a gallon. In Paducah, prices are ranging from $2.00 to $2.29 a gallon. Kentucky prices ...
Man Hurt Using Flashlight as Motorcycle Headlight
Monday, May 23, 2016 7:46 AM
A man yelling for help in a ditch in the Reidland area got the attention of police, and he's now in trouble. According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, deputies say it all started Monday morning just after 1:30, when 45-year-old Christopher Wray was found in the 300 block of Holmes Drive in a road side ditch. Deputies say an investigation showed that Wray was allegedly ...
Lane Shift through November on I-57
Monday, March 28, 2016 6:20 PM
The Illinois Department of Transportation is alerting drivers of a lane shift on I-57 in Union and Johnson Counties. Beginning Monday, all traffic on I-57 from just south of the Interstate 24 interchange (mile point 44) to just north of the Illinois 146 interchange (mile point 30) will be shifted to the northbound lanes. Traffic will be in a head-to-head configuration with one lane for ...
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