Mechanical issue shuts down Mississippi River Ferry

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

EAST PRAIRIE - The Dorena-Hickman Ferry is closed.

The ferry halted operations about 11:30 a.m., due to a mechanical issue and will remain closed until further notice, according to Keith Todd with the Kentucky Transportation Department.

He added, he will attempt to provide timely notice when the Dorena-Hickman Ferry is able to resume service.

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