Main Street Collision Temporary Road Closure

On Thursday, Dec. 17th at 11:38am a three-vehicle motor vehicle accident occurred on Main Street in front of the Laurel County Courthouse. The roadway will be temporarily closed. Assisting on scene include London–Laurel Rescue Squad, Ambulance Inc. of Laurel Co., and the London Police Department.

Traffic Shift to Occur on Interstate 75 in Laurel County Beginning Monday, Dec. 14

Motorists advised to pay close attention to work zone signage

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that starting Monday night, Dec. 14, southbound I-75 only traffic will be shifted from the current driving lanes onto the newly constructed lanes between mile points 48 to 41.

Motorists are advised to pay close attention to signage and are reminded that speed limits are currently reduced along I-75 to 55 mph.

The date of the traffic shift may be adjusted for inclement weather or other unforeseeable delays.

Motorists can access travel and traffic conditions at or contribute their own reports at or via the Waze mobile application. You can also get traffic information for District 11 counties at or by following us on Twitter at Use

Saturday Brief Road Closure on Dixie Street

Due to the London Fire Department’s Brown Bag Giveaway event in partnership with Kentucky State Police Post 11, West Dixie Street will be closed from the Farmer’s Market to West 1st Street between the hours of 9:30am to 1pm. All other traffic please divert through West 1st Street.

Visitors for the Brown Bag Giveaway are requested to please enter through Carter Street to 911 Fire Rescue Drive. Drive through the London Fire Department’s bay doors. Exit by turning left onto West Dixie Street.

Saturday Main Street Road Closure

Due to the Randy Smith Christmas On Main Parade (beginning at 7PM), the London Police Department will be shutting Main Street down at 6 to 8pm from 16th Street to Carnaby Square.

We ask that you please do your part and stay six feet apart to reduce the spread of COVID. Stay safe, warm and if you’re traveling through the area, please plan an alternative route.

Road Work

CITY OF LONDON ROAD WORK PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT: Milling begins on Wednesday, Nov. 18th at 7am from Mill St. from West 5th St. to 11th St. and the KY-192 London Shopping Center access road from the Cardinal Country Store to Wallgreens. Paving begins on Friday, Nov. 20th and Saturday, Nov. 21st on Mill St. and London Shopping Center access road.
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