US 27 shutdown in both directions after tanker truck crash

PULASKI COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT)- Road officials say traffic in both directions on US 27 in Pulaski County has been halted after a gas tanker truck hit a rock wall near General Burnside State Park just south of Somerset.

Police say they are unsure of injuries at this time, but gas is spilling onto the roadway.

The road department says they expect the roadway to be shut down for six hours while they respond to the crash.

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