kentucky trans yellow 300MADISONVILLE, Ky. (2/18/14) – We have an oversized load moving through Western Kentucky that may slow traffic, particularly as it maneuvers through intersections and interchanges.

This oversized load from Tennessee is traveling from Mayfield north on the Purchase Pkwy to I-24 Eastbound at this time. 

The load will travel I-24 eastbound to US 68 at Cadiz. It will then travel east on US 68 through and around Hopkinsville and on to Bowling Green. It is then expected to take I-65 North to the Bluegrass Pkwy eastbound headed for Ohio.

This is a boiler of some type that is 23 ft. wide and over 15 ft tall. It is taking something of a meandering route through Kentucky to be able to clear some overpasses and other obstacles. It is moving at a slow speed with a police escort.

Please use caution if you encounter this oversized load as it may impede traffic at some locations.

The trip through Kentucky is expected to take 2 or 3 days with the load stopping at night.  

SurfKY News
Information provided by Keith Todd

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

1 DOW 16,102.38
-272.38 (-1.66%)    
2 S&P 1,921.22
-29.91 (-1.53%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,683.92
-49.58 (-1.05%)    

Stock Report Sponsored by

In Other News...

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - Sept. 4, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/4/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Friday, Sept. 4. Larry… Read More

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - September 2, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More

Most Read This Week

September 04, 2015 20920

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 31, 2015 6899

Man Convicted of Hopkins Countian's Death Granted…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 6258

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
August 30, 2015 4068

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 3462

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

September 04, 2015 20920

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 12428

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

September 04, 2015 20920

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 2383

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - September 2, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 1814

Man Charged with Kidnapping 8-Year-Old Girl

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1278

One Injured when Motorcycle, SUV Collide

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1091

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports – Sept. 3, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1018

TMS Automotive to Locate in Bowling Green

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 972

TVA Touts Progress of Combined Cycle Project

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 967

Nortonville New Water Treatment Plant Another…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 960

Ministry Reaches People from Region to Honduras

by Focus on Hopkins County
September 03, 2015 781

Gubernatorial Candidate Spot-on about Head Start

by SurfKY News