Winter Storm Causes Pileup Along Western Kentucky Parkway

Severe winter weather caused multiple vehicle pileups and hazardous road conditions in a number of locations across Kentucky on Thursday, January 6, with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet urging people to avoid travel.

Footage recorded by Krystal Dennis shows the scene of an incident on Western Kentucky Parkway’s eastbound lane in Hardin County, she told Storyful.

Local media reported up to 30 vehicles were involved on the highway, where snowfall rates were forecast to exceed one inch per hour into early afternoon. Credit: Krystal Dennis via Storyful

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