Strong storms with very heavy rains are firing up this evening. Many of those will move over areas that have picked up significant rains this week. We are tracking the latest on Defender.
PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - A man is fighting for his life, after being hit by a car on a busy eastern Kentucky road.
It happened Thursday night along US 23 in Pike County, just outside Pikeville.
Police say the man was trying to cross the road, when a Mustang hit him.
We're told the man was airlifted to a hospital, in critical condition, and the driver of the car suffered non-life threatening injuries.
At last check, US 23 was still shut down in that area.