New Road Sign Marks ‘Officer Jason Ellis Memorial Highway’

Jason Ellis Memorial Highway In Nelson Co.
Signs were put up on a stretch of the Bluegrass Parkway to honor a Bardstown Police Officer who was ambushed and gunned down.

The Officer Jason Ellis Memorial Highway now runs through Nelson County.

Ellis was murdered last year when he stopped to remove debris from the road.

- Advertisement -

Police are still trying to figure out who killed him.