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 Semi Rolls Over Entering WK Parkway in Central City

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (01/22/15) – At approximately 2:15 PM today, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, the Central City Fire Department and Central City Police Department responded to a possible accident with injuries that occurred on WK Parkway at the Central City Exit.

Fire Department officials and officers on the scene told reporters that the driver of the semi was entering WK Parkway in the westbound lane when the vehicle overturned. The driver told Central City Police officers that as he entered the parkway, it “felt like something broke.”

Both lanes of the westbound side of the Parkway were blocked.

Fire Chief Rick King told reporters that the estimated time of clearing the roadway would be approximately two hours.

The driver was removed from the scene by EMS, taken to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

J.L. Graham
KenCo News