Semi-truck wreck blocks U.S. 51 bridge over Ohio River near Paducah, Kentucky

Modified Date: 
Wed, 05/31/2023 - 7:33am
Accident Date: 
Monday, January 16, 2023

US 51 bridge connecting Wickliffe, Cairo across Ohio River reopens to traffic after crash

According to a Monday release, early reports show a semi traveling southbound on the bridge hit the railing near the Kentucky side.

Crews expect the site to be cleared by about 3 p.m.

Road Closures
U.S. 51