JacknifedtruckMADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/31/13) -The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has stated that the roadway has been cleared and all lanes are open as of 8:45 AM.

J.L. Graham
SurfKY News

 

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

 

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/31/13) – At approximately 7:15 AM on Friday, May 31, a tractor trailer truck accident occurred on Pennyrile Parkway in front of Hampton Inn, between the 42 and 44 mile marker, within the Madisonville city limits.

According to officials, a semi was traveling down the parkway when the truck ran off the median and re-entered the highway, jackknifing. As of 7:45 AM, both of the southbound lanes were blocked as first responders attempted to clear the roadway.

Traffic was backed up approximately 1 mile at around 7:30 AM.

Further details will be released later today. Check back with SurfKY News for more information.PoeTruckWreck

J.L. Graham
SurfKY News
Photos by J.L. Graham

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
1 DOW 17,751.39
+121.12 (0.69%)    
2 S&P 2,108.57
+15.32 (0.73%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,111.73
+22.53 (0.44%)    

Most Read This Week

July 27, 2015 5268

Death of Central City Man in Dawson Springs Under…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 3665

School System Announces Free Lunch/Breakfast at…

by SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 2110

Hanson Youth Wins Soap Box Derby World…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 2003

Family Needs Help in Paying 18-Year-Old's Funeral…

by SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 1923

Heavy Rains, Two Wrecks Impede WKP Travel

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

July 02, 2015 19554

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 17, 2015 15738

Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 28, 2015 1923

Heavy Rains, Two Wrecks Impede WKP Travel

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 1824

Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 1468

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 29, 2015

by SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 1014

PPD Warns Public: Beware of Facebook Scam

by SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 831

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 830

Local Teen Cited on Charges for Alleged…

by SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 642

Yeti Spotted at Hanson Pharmacy

by SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 635

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – July 29,…

by SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 610

24th Annual Miss Teen Hopkins County Fair Pageant…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 577

Muhlenberg County Head Start Preschool Program…

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News