Road Closure in Whitley County, KY Due to Hazmat Spill from Overturned Semi

Hazmat spill

Williamsburg, KY. (February 3, 2020) – The Kentucky State Police Commercial Enforcement Division is currently on the scene of an overturned semi hauling Hazardous Material on Buck Creek Road 5 miles south of Williamsburg.

The semi hauling a flammable material has overturned and is hanging off a bridge currently leaking causing the area to be evacuated. The area will remain closed for several hours for crews to recover the vehicle and clean up the scene. Hazmat crews are on scene at this time.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.

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