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tractor trailer 300MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (2/25/13) -As of 6:30 the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet announced that the accident has been cleared and Western Kentucky Parkway is now open to traffic.

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (2/25/13) – The Kentucky Department of Transportation has announced a major closure on WK Parkway due to an accident.

According to Keith Todd, spokesperson for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, as of 1:59 PMWK Parkway has been closed from the Central City exit all the way to the first Ohio County exit. The closure is due to a traffic accident involving a semi-tractor trailer wreck.

As of this time, no further details have been released. SurfKY News will keep you posted as new details are released.

J.L. Graham
SurfKY News
Information provided by Keith Todd
Photo provided by SurfKY Graphics

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