KY 78 Closed For Bridge Construction in Lincoln County

(WTVQ-TV, LLC)
(WTVQ-TV, LLC)
Contributor: Paris Lewbel
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 7/07 7:05 am
Kentucky 78 in Lincoln County will be closed starting Monday as crews work to replace a bridge.

According to officials, KY 78 will be closed at mile point 11.2, commonly known as the Pevyhouse Branch overpass.

Officials said there will be no signed detour and suggest that drivers take Spoonamore Lane to Blue Lick Road as a detour around the bridge replacement.

Officials also suggested that truck traffic should only use US 150 and US 127 through Hustonville and Danville.

Work is expected to last four weeks, transportation officials said. They did warn that the starting date and duration of construction may be changed for weather or other unforeseeable delays.

They said that drivers should expect delays and are encouraged to allow extra time in reaching their destination.
Share
Most Popular
2014 36 Blitz: Rockcastle Co. Rockets
The boys in Mount Vernon will look to replace quarterback Corey McPhetridge this season. Video Video
KSP Makes Large Drug Bust In Laurel County
The Kentucky State Police issued arrest warrants for eighteen people for illegal drug activity.
Police: Kids Stole Popsicles, Shot At Ice Cream Truck Driver
Lexington Police said a group of juveniles stole from an ice cream truck and shot at the driver. And officers said the same kids later tried to break into a nearby home. Video Video
Woman Accused Of Stealing From Elderly Couple
Tiffany Whitaker is accused of stealing close to $1,000 for a couple she was working for as a caregiver.
Deputies: Man Badly Beaten, Buried Alive In Rockcastle County
The Rockcastle County Sheriff's Office said a man brutally beat a coworker, then buried him alive.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.