A major winter storm is on the way to the bluegrass state. Local high water issues are possible early Wednesday and that will be followed up by heavy snow and sleet. Significant accumulations are likely Wednesday night and Thursday.
Police have shot and killed a suspect in Pike County.
Also, investigators say a state trooper was injured in the incident.
Officers were chasing an armed robbery suspect on U-S-23 in Pikeville. Police put down a tire deflation device and when the car stopped, officers say a the driver, Misty A. Damron, surrendered. Then, police tell us the passenger, John Michael Keen failed to comply with officers and reached for a weapon. That's when, police tell us, Kentucky State Trooper Chris Phillips and Kentucky Vehicle Enforcement Officer Keith Justice opened fire. The suspect died at the scene. Trooper Phillips received minor cuts from broken glass to his forearm during the arrest. He was treated at the scene. The investigation continues.