Mother, Child Possibly Swept Away By Kentucky Flooding
(Lee County, KY) -- Police in Kentucky are saying a mother and her child might have been swept away by high water today. A powerful storm system is slamming the region, bringing heavy rain and wind. Police in Lee County said today that a vehicle had been seen going underwater that may have been carrying a child and adult. After local authorities failed to locate the vehicle, state rescue teams were dispatched to help. A woman was killed early this morning when a tree fell on top of her at a campsite in the Lexington area during heavy flooding.