Mudslide blocks traffic in Rockcastle Co. (Updated)

ROCKCASTLE CO., Ky. (WTVQ) -A mudslide in Rockcastle Co. blocked traffic near mile marker 1 on US 25 Wednesday morning.

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the mud and debris covered up both lanes of travel.

Crews continue to work on clearing the road.

 

UPDATE – 6:30 p.m. EST

Crews at the Rockcastle mudslide report difficulties in clearing the roadways. US25 remains blocked at that point.

The crew said that each time they remove debris from the roadway, more slides down, continuing the cycle.

Crews say they are still uncertain as to how long the road will be blocked, but are still working diligently.

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