Advertise With Us
Local & Regional
National & World
Arts & Entertainment
Pet Of The Week
The Greg Dunker Show
Dollars and Sense with Brent and Larry Housman
The First Friday Show
Live Web Cams
Gilbertsville Man Faces Charges after Crash
Thursday, November 20, 2014 7:15 PM
A Gilbertsville man faces DUI and other charges, after crashing his car Tuesday evening. At around 9:00 pm Tuesday, Kentucky State Police responded to a single vehicle collision on Gilbertsville Road. Police said their preliminary investigation shows that 42-year-old James A. Campbell, of Gilbertsville was traveling west on Gilbertsville Road when for an unknown reason he lost control of ...
Drop in 2015 Gas Tax 'Crippling' to KY Road Fund
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 10:02 PM
While drivers may be looking forward to a drop in Kentucky’s tax on sales of gasoline and other fuels on January 1, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says they will have $129 million less to spend in 2015. The decrease reflects a drop in the calculated average wholesale price of motor fuels, as provided under Kentucky law. The decline in the tax will be the fourth drop in the ...
Paducah Man in Custody after Police Chase
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 12:24 PM
A Paducah man faces a litany of charges after a Wednesday morning high-speed police chase that crossed state lines. At around 8:00 am Wednesday, law enforcement agencies from both Kentucky and Illinois were involved in a vehicle pursuit stemming from a McCracken County domestic assault. Deputies with the McCracken County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to a reported domestic ...
Murray Man Dies in Crash, Found Next Day
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 3:47 PM
A single-vehicle accident was discovered Tuesday morning in Calloway County, in which a Murray man died from his injuries. The Calloway County sheriff's department responded to the scene and investigated the crash. They determined that 34-year-old Coley T. Wallis of Murray was southbound on Butterworth Road sometime Monday night when his SUV apparently dropped off the right shoulder and ...
Second Truck Overturns on I-24 Monday Night
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 12:44 PM
A second accident involving a semi truck caused more problems on Interstate 24 in Lyon County Monday evening, but nobody was hurt. Kentucky State Police were called to the 45-mile marker about 5:30 pm, and found a truck and trailer overturned on the right shoulder. They spoke to the driver, 64-year-old Alfred P. Sumabat of Burns, TN, who told them he crested a hill and saw traffic was stopped ...
Weekend Crash Injures Murray Woman
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 9:11 AM
A Murray woman was injured Saturday in a rollover crash on Highway 641 in Calloway County. The Calloway County Sheriff's Department responded to the area near the 5-mile marker on 641 South, and found a small pickup truck that had rolled and come to rest in an upright position. The driver, Kimberly I. Gremore, said she didn't know what happened. Investigation showed that her vehicle dropped off ...
Cattle Truck Crashes on I-24 in Lyon County
Monday, November 17, 2014 10:50 PM
Update 10:50 pm: The site has been cleared by workers and traffic has resumed, but some may return to the scene Tuesday for further clean-up. Update 4:50 pm: Workers have removed the cab of the truck from the creek, but the trailer is still in place. However, all of the livestock have been removed. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Spokesperson Keith Todd said one-lane traffic was ...
Dorena-Hickman Ferry Closed for Maintenance
Monday, November 17, 2014 8:41 PM
The Dorena-Hickman Ferry will be closed for about one week starting Tuesday, November 18. The closure will allow the ferry to travel to a Memphis shipyard to be outfitted for a new barge. The work is expected to take about a week, but work could be extended. Once the re-fit for the new barge is completed, the ferry will undergo a safety inspection by the U.S. Coast Guard before returning to ...
Single-Vehicle Accident Claims Calloway Man's Life
Monday, November 17, 2014 6:23 PM
A Calloway County man died Monday when his pickup truck left the road and rolled multiple times. The Calloway County Sheriff's Department was dispatched along with other emergency just before 11:00 am to Kentucky Highway 121 South, near Cherry Corners Road. They determined that a vehicle driven by 79-year-old Kenneth Post of New Concord left the right shoulder of the road near the intersection ...
Both Drivers Hurt in Calloway County Crash
Monday, November 17, 2014 1:46 PM
Two drivers were injured in a Calloway County collision Friday. The Sheriff's Department responded to the intersection of Kentucky Highway 121 and Hammond Road near Coldwater, and found both vehicles off the road, with one trapped inside. Investigation determined that Cheryl Swain of Murray was driving east on Highway 121 when she began to make a left turn into a business, but did not see an ...
Displaying results 1-10 (of 13)
Paducah, KY and Surrounding Area:
H: 96° L: 63°
View 7-Day Forecast
Tweets by @wkystar_traffic
Follow @wkystar_traffic on Twitter
Most Commented Stories
Reid Urges Obama to Act Quickly on Immigration
Obama: Immigration Shouldn't be 'Deal Breaker'
Kynect's First Weekend Nets More Than 1,100
Missouri Governor Activates National Guard
Paducah to Begin Plans on New City Hall
Bristol Broadcasting Company, Inc.
© Copyright 2014