Dorena-Hickman Ferry closed, repairs needed

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the Dorena-Hickman Ferry closed Monday because of a mechanical issue. 

KYTC spokesman Keith Todd says needed repairs are expected to take a day or two, but could take longer. The ferry connects Kentucky 1354 at Hickman, Kentucky, with Missouri Route A and Route 77 near Dorena, Missouri. 

For more info on the Dorena-Hickman Ferry and a schedule of operating hours, click here. You can also check the ferry’s operating status by calling 731-693-0210.

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