I-24 ramp at US 62 re-opens after semi overturns in Paducah

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UPDATE (2 p.m.): Keith Todd with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the I-24 westbound ramp at US 62 has been re-opened.

Earlier story:

PADUCAH, Ky. - A semi has overturned at the Interstate 24 westbound on-ramp going toward US 62/Alben Barkley Drive.

Keith Todd with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the ramp could be closed for an extended period of time, impacting traffic on both US 62 and I-24. There is no marked detour.

Paducah police say the crash happened when the load in the truck's trailer shifted, causing it to overturn.

Dispatch says there are no hazardous materials in the truck and no one was injured.

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