The Kentucky State Police Public Information Officer Trooper Corey King has sent out a tweet today warning motorists to avoid I-165 at the 45 mile-marker south of US 62 E overpass today (Tuesday, February 4, 2020).

Ohio County

Semi wreck on I-165 at the 45 mile-marker south of US 62 E overpass. Estimated clean-up: 8 hours. Southbound traffic has been diverted to Hwy 69 N (Hartford exit) to US 231 via Hartford and Beaver Dam. Northbound traffic is down to one lane. Drive carefully.

According to 14WFIE the driver has minor injuries and both southbound and northbound lanes are closed at this time.