11:45 A.M. UPDATE: The parkway will remain closed for at least 3 more hours.
Two semi trucks collided head on near the 36 mile marker on the east bound lanes of the Cumberland Parkway.
The east bound lanes are both closed while one west bound lane is currently closed; these closures are expected to last approximately four hours.
Please use caution and slow down for emergency personnel.
Edmonton, KY (March 29, 2018) Kentucky State Police are currently on the scene of an injury collision on the Cumberland Parkway at the Adair County, Metcalfe County Line involving two semi-trucks. Both east bound lanes are blocked with one west bound lane being blocked. The estimated time to open the roadway is approximately four hours. Motorist are urged to take alternate routes if traveling from Edmonton to Columbia. A detour has been established using KY80 between Edmonton and Columbia.
Further information will follow as it becomes available.