Semi- accident blocking roads in Daviess County

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DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (WBKO) -- The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is reporting a semi crash in Daviess County.

They say the semi is blocking the northbound lanes of US 231 near mile marker 12.

This is along US 231 just north of the US 60 intersection near the Natcher Bridge and blocks northbound access to the bridge into Indiana.

The truck is reported hauling molten aluminum.

They say estimated duration for clean up is 4 hours.

Suggested detour is via the KY 2262 Ohio River “Blue” Bridge in downtown Owensboro, or the KY 69 Ohio River Bridge at Hawesville.

Approximately 5,600 vehicles travel this section of US 231 in an average day.