Fatal Accident Blocking Clarks River Road

A fatal crash is blocking Clarks River Road on Paducah’s south side. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the crash involves a truck and a passenger vehicle, and is at the west end of the Clarks River Bridge. The McCracken County Sheriff’s Office says the crash is in front of Global Wines and Spirits. The eastbound lanes are closed at John Puryear Drive, and the westbound lanes are blocked at the intersection of Highways 60 and 62 at the end of the Ledbetter Bridge.Drivers are urged to stay away from this area, and the road is estimated to be closed until about 5 pm. A suggested detour is using I-24 between Exit 16 and Exit 11 or KY 284/Benton Road.





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