Road closures update as of 9:15 a.m. on April 28 | Transportation
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists that the following roadways are closed due to high water or damage from flooding:
• KY 61 (Preston Highway) in Bullitt County flooded at mile point 14 near the Salt River Bridge - NEW
• KY 2723 (Raymond Road) in Bullitt County flooded between Walls Hollow Road and Chillicoop Road (mile points 1 and 2) - NEW
• KY 44 West in Bullitt County flooded in Bullitt County between Shepherdsville and Dixie Highway (mile points 9 and 11)
• KY 480 (Cedar Grove Road) in Bullitt County flooded at mile point 10 near Woodsdale Road
• KY 1494 (Beech Grove Road) in Bullitt County flooded between mile points 3 and 4
• KY 1263 (Big Eddy Road) in Franklin County is closed at mile point 3 due to a slide
• KY 420 (Old Lawrenceburg Road) in Franklin County between the Capital Parking Garage and East Third Street (mile points 3 and 4) due to a slide
• KY 1262 (Rocky Branch Road) in Franklin County closed between Lucas Lane and Peaks Mill Road (mile points 5.2 and 6.6) due to a rock slide
• KY 1230 (Lower River Road) in Jefferson County flooded between Watson Lane and Fincastle Trail (mile points 0 and 1.0)
• Exit ramp from westbound Interstate 64 to Third Street (Exit 5) in Jefferson County is flooded
• KY 524 in Oldham County flooded at Westport between mile points 5 and 6
• KY 1694 (Sleepy Hollow Road) in Oldham County is closed between the Jefferson/Oldham County line and the Harrods Creek Bridge (mile points 0 and 1.0) due to damaged pavement from a slide
• KY 3222 (Rose Island Road) in Oldham County is flooded at Oldham Acres Road (mile point 1.8) – ONE LANE IS OPEN
• KY 2885 (Bowman Lane/River Road) in Spencer County flooded at the Simpson Creek Bridge (mile pint 2.6)
• KY 2885 (Bowman Lane/River Road) in Spencer County reduced to one lane at mile point 6.5 due to a slide
• KY 2871 (Connector Road) in Trimble County between mile points 0 and 1- OPEN
Driving into flood waters is one of the most dangerous things one can do behind the wheel. Never drive through flooded roadways, especially if the water is moving rapidly, and never drive around the barriers warning you that the road is flooded.
Motorists should also use caution as tree limbs, gravel and other debris is littering the roadway from all of the heavy rains.
Dial 511 or log on to 511.ky.gov for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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