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I-64 blocked at MM 181-185 in Boyd County

Feb 12, 2021

Credit KYTC Highway District Nine

  All lanes of I-64 are blocked in Boyd County from the 181 to 185 mile markers – between the Coalton (US 60) and Cannonsburg (KY 180) exits – after multiple crashes this morning. The following detours have been established:

  • Eastbound I-64 traffic, use Exit 181 to eastbound US 60 (left at bottom of ramp), then right onto south KY 180 at Cannonsburg to return to I-64 at the Exit 185 interchange.
  • Westbound I-64 traffic, use Exit 185 to northbound KY 180 (right at bottom of ramp), then left onto westbound US 60 at Cannonsburg to return to I-64 at the Exit 181 interchange.

Emergency crews on scene report I-64 could remain blocked throughout the morning, possibly into the afternoon.

Motorists should watch for traffic changes and expect delays on detour routes, and plan travel accordingly.