Department of Highways, District 10
KY 89 in Estill County to be closed on Wednesday, June 17

Press Release Date:  Monday, June 08, 2009  
Contact Information:  H. B. Elkins
Public Information Officer
Department of Highways, District 10
473 Highway 15 South, P.O. Box 621
Jackson, KY 41339

JACKSON, KY – Personnel from the Kentucky Department of Highways, Estill County Maintenance, will remove a slide on KY 89 on Wednesday, June 17. The work will take place between mile markers 7 and 8, between South Irvine and Drip Rock. The project will begin around 8 a.m. and will continue all day until the work is completed. During this time, the road will be closed to all through traffic.


No marked detour will be posted, but motorists can use Murphy’s Ford Road and KY 594 (Red Lick Road) as an alternate route. Drivers should plan their trips accordingly.


In case of inclement weather, the closure will be postponed.