Posted: Oct 31, 2013 3:27 PM by The Associated Press
HICKMAN, Ky. - Transportation officials in Kentucky have closed the Dorena-Hickman Ferry is closed due to high winds.
Based on the weather forecast, the Dorena-Hickman Ferry is expected to resume service on the regular winter schedule on Friday morning.
The Dorena-Hickman Ferry connects KY 1354 at Hickman, Ky., with Missouri Route A and Route 77 near Dorena, Mo.
Missouri and Kentucky have the geographic distinction of being the only border states that are not directly connected by a road. The only direct route between the two states is the Dorena-Hickman Ferry.
The Dorena-Hickman Ferry operates at Mississippi River navigation mile point 922.0.