Severe weather looks likely later this afternoon. The best chances appear to be between 3 p.m. and Midnight. Damaging winds, large hail, heavy rain, and an isolated tornado or two are possible. The area at the greatest risk for severe weather in eastern Kentucky is in the Cumberland Valley, near the I-75 corridor. Keep it locked here for updates.
JAMESTOWN, Ky. (AP) - A southern Kentucky man who was severely
burned in a house fire has died from his injuries.
Kentucky State Police say Lyle Hawkins died Tuesday night at the
Vanderbilt Burn Center in Nashville, Tenn. He was taken there for
treatment after his home in Russell County caught fire on Christmas
Police said they are still investigating the cause of the fire,
but foul play is not suspected.