More heavy thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon across eastern Kentucky. While they are not expected to be as widespread as the past few days, they will be slow movers and could cause more flooding in areas that are already saturated. Stay with WYMT for the latest on the changing weather conditions on this WYMT Severe Weather Alert Day.
Environmental groups and citizens may now intervene in a lawsuit involving the state and a Pike County mine company.
The groups and citizens are objecting to a settlement in a suit involving the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet and Frasure Creek Mining.
The lawsuit by the state claims the company discharged pollutants into the Kentucky, Big Sandy and Licking Rivers and their tributaries.