Downed tree on KY 1438/New Hope Church Road removed

UPDATE:  The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says they were able to remove the fallen tree and have reopened KY 1438/New Hope Church Road.


MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY — A downed tree on a portion of KY 1438/New Hope Church Road is not expected to be removed on Monday.

The tree fell over the weekend due to severe weather. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says that the equipment required to remove the tree will not be available until sometime Tuesday.

This means that KY 1438/New Hope Church Road between KY 786/Mayfield-Metropolis Road and Lovelaceville-Florence Station Road West will continue to be closed.

We’ll let you know when the road is reopened.