Section of U.S. 51 in Ballard County closed for crash investigation
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says a section of U.S. 51 in Ballard County is closed for investigation of a crash that happened earlier this evening.
U.S. 51 is blocked at the 2 mile marker, south of Wickliffe, because of a wreck between a commercial motor vehicle and a pickup truck. Kentucky State Police are investigating the crash.
KYTC spokesman Keith Todd says the section of the highway will be closed for a few hours for the crash reconstruction and investigation.