Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

UPDATE - Semi Jackknifed on Pennyrile Parkway

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

© Copyright 2014 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 by using one of the social media links below.

In Other News...

High-Traction, Anti-Skid Coating Application Nearing Completion

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ky. (10/24/14) — A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is nearing completion on a… Read More

Tail Light Out Traffic Stop Turns to Drug Arrest

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (10/24/14) — Madisonville Police observed a vehicle turning southbound onto South Church Street from… Read More

Most Read This Week

October 20, 2014 6943

Uncle Lee's in Greenville is Closing Its Doors…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by www.unclelees.com
October 19, 2014 4716

Kentucky Energy Department Releases Virtual Solar…

in General News For All Sites by Dick Brown
October 21, 2014 3473

UPDATE: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Shamrock…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Officer C.P. Haynie
October 22, 2014 2945

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

in Hopkins News by Karen McKnight
October 23, 2014 2920

Resident Returns Home to People Using Drugs,…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 20, 2014 2902

Man Charged for Assaulting Pregnant Wife

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 21, 2014 2857

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Oct. 21, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
October 20, 2014 2659

Hopkins County Sheriff's Arrest Reports Released

in Hopkins News by Sheila Hopper
October 22, 2014 2361

Failure to Signal Ends in Drug Arrest

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 22, 2014 2297

Convicted Felon Charged for Handgun Possession…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke

Stories Trending Today

October 24, 2014 1445

Woman Arrested for Allegedly Reporting Check…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 24, 2014 1284

Central City Man Charged with Sexual Assault on…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Chris Cooper
October 24, 2014 1029

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Oct. 24, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
October 24, 2014 1009

Miners Turn Out in Madisonville for…

in Top News For All Sites by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
October 23, 2014 988

Don Everly to be Part of Rock and Roll Hall of…

in Top News For All Sites by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
October 24, 2014 918

Tail Light Out Traffic Stop Turns to Drug Arrest

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 24, 2014 844

Family Looking for 'Runner'

in Hopkins News by Lisa Crook
October 24, 2014 820

County Renews Career Advancement Lease

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
October 24, 2014 757

Baldwin, Crist and Saint Selected to 2014 Second…

in Hopkins Sports by Troy Crist
October 23, 2014 741

Security Officer Offers Identity Theft Protection…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc.
Corporate Office & Studio
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431
270.452.2727 (phone)
  •  270.452.2249 (fax)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social fbsocial twsocial yt
social gpsocial flrsocial rss