UPDATE: The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the survey work is complete and the entry ramp from U.S. 60 to eastbound Interstate 24 is now open.

The lane restriction along eastbound I-24 near Paducah exit 4 has also been removed.


MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY -- The entry ramp from U.S. 60 to eastbound Interstate 24 will be closed for a few hours on Friday.

A survey crew will be gathering data to assist with design work for the future lengthening of the eastbound entry ramp.

The ramp will be closed from about 8:30 a.m. to Noon.

Drivers are advised to use Exit 3 or Exit 7 to get to eastbound I-24 during that time.

Emergency crews will be allowed access to the ramp during the closure.

One lane of eastbound I-24 will also be blocked near Exit 4 as part of the survey.