Tractor Trailer Accident Injures One on Cumberland Parkway

By: Melissa Warren Email
By: Melissa Warren Email

One person has been air lifted to a hospital following an accident near a construction zone on the Cumberland Parkway this morning.

At around 7 a.m. Thursday, a semi tractor trailer carrying vinyl ran off the road and crashed into trees near mile marker nine in Barren County. Commercial Vehicle Enforcement is investigating the accident, and they say they one west bound lane of the parkway will be closed for several hours, leaving one lane open for traffic.

Police are not releasing the name or condition of the driver at this time. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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