In Frankfort on Wednesday, April 4, 2007, Highway Heroes were honored at the Capitol.
The Memorial Displayed over 1,000 traffic cones to symbolize the number of people killed in highway work zones across the country last year.
There have been about 20 fatalities in Kentucky in the past two years.
The Transportation Cabinet is reminding motorist to use caution this upcoming summer driving season.
Here are some tips you need to follow: the first is to expect the unexpected, slow down, don’t tailgate, obey road crew flaggers and be patient.
For up-to-date traffic information, you can log onto 511.ky.gov.