Flooding is a major concern today across Eastern Kentucky as rivers continue to rise after the heavy rain and snow melt of the last few days. Now as the rain has transitioned to sleet and snow roads will become treacherous and ice covered. Flood Warnings and Winter Storm Warnings remain in effect for most of the day. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
PRESTONSBURG, Ky.(WYMT)- A Floyd County mother who allegedly abandoned her son that had suffered a stab wound faces charges.
The Floyd County Times report Melissa Fisher allegedly allowed her son to get so drunk that he stabbed himself.
Police say Fisher told them she and her boyfriend tried to take her son to the hospital when he jumped out of the vehicle and they lost contact with him and started drinking again.
She is charged with endangering the welfare of a minor and unlawful transaction with a minor.