Lincoln County Sheriff: Part of Hwy 27 South closed due to 'major power line' down, avoid the area

I-75 Reopens After Downed Power Line
Posted at 5:22 PM, Feb 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-16 17:27:49-05

LINCOLN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lincoln County Sheriff Curt Folger says Hwy 27 South at KY 1247 is closed at Loop 4 after a "major power line" has come down.

Folger says the road could be blocked for 5 hours and there is no good alternate route because of poor road conditions.

He says people should avoid the area, referring to it as a "very dangerous situation." There will be a detour around Loop 4.

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