Kentucky highway shut down after poultry truck crashes, chickens fly the coop

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Chickens in Road
An overturned poultry truck blocked a section Kentucky State Highway 94 on Monday, April 19. Several of the chickens reportedly escaped but were rounded up.

PADUCAH, Ky. — The chickens literally flew the coop when a tractor-trailer hauling live poultry overturned near Lynnville, Kentucky Monday, April 19.

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Graves County Emergency Management reported that some of the chickens escaped on Kentucky State Highway 94 East in Graves County after the truck overturned around 1 p.m. The highway was blocked between the 11- and 14-mile markers until about 7:30 p.m., when all lanes were reopened.

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