Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Bell, Clay, Harlan, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Leslie, McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne and Whitley County until 11 p.m. While the worst of the weather held off this afternoon, it looks like we will still see some strong storms later tonight, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. These storms will likely feature strong winds and hail, with heavy rain and an isolated tornado (mainly possible in the Cumberland Valley/I-75 corridor) being the secondary threats. Keep it locked here for the latest.
Louisa, Kentucky - Two people continue to recover following a coal truck and tanker truck accident in Lawrence County.
It happened at the intersection of U.S. 23 and North Highway 3 near Louisa around two Monday afternoon.
The driver of the coal truck says he tried to avoid hitting two cars, so he swerved and put his truck on the side, then the tanker truck hit the coal truck.
Two other cars were hit by the spilling coal.
Two people were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.