• Death toll in Kentucky hits 26 amid renewed flood threat

    11 days ago - By Bésame

    By BRUCE SCHREINER
    HINDMAN, Ky. - The number of deaths from massive flooding in Kentucky climbed to 26 on Sunday and several dozen people remained missing amid a renewed threat of more heavy rain.
    Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said on NBC's “Meet The Press” that the death toll had risen by one since Saturday from last week's storms.
    Beshear has said the number would likely rise significantly and it could take weeks to find all the victims. As many as 37 people were unaccounted for, according to a daily briefing from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
    On top of that, more flash flooding...
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