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Kingdom Come State Park to Reopen Tuesday After Forest Fire
Kingdom Come State Park will reopen Tuesday, following a forest fire that closed the park on Sunday, park officials announced.
Wildfire Closes State Park
A state park in Harlan and Letcher Counties has been shut down due to a large wildfire in the area.
Motorcyclist Dies After Crashing into Vehicle
An accident in Nicholasville Saturday evening caused a motorcyclist to be thrown from his bike, fatally wounding him, according to the Fayette County Coroner.
Morning Warehouse Fire Reported in Jessamine County
According to the Jessamine Journal, a fire struck a Nicholasville business on Stephens Drive early Thursday morning, close to the Squire Lake subdivision. Video Video
Official: Couch Fires, Arrests After Ky. NCAA Loss
Police used tear gas to control rowdy fans and several couch fires were lit in the streets after Kentucky fell to Connecticut in the NCAA basketball championship final.
Fire At Lexington Home Called Suspicious
A fire breaks out at a vacant home on State Street Tuesday morning. Firefighters are calling it suspicious. Video Video
‘Small Fire’ Breaks Out in Lexington Home
Lexington firefighters responded to a small fire in the crawl space of a home on Addie Street early Wednesday. Video Video
UPDATE: Police Gearing up for Final Four
Thousands of Solid Blue fans filled the streets of Lexington Sunday in celebration of UK’s win against Michigan. Police said so far, the celebrations have been peaceful and fans have been relatively calm. Video Video
Fire Hits Funeral Home in Pulaski Co.
Crews in Science Hill got an unusual call Sunday night as they responded to a funeral home that had caught on fire.
Man Pulls Neighbor From Burning Home
A Frankfort man is being commended for getting his neighbor out of harm's way as his home went up in flames.
Update: Fire that Killed McCreary County Firefighter Deemed Arson
A fire that broke out on Water Plant Road in McCreary County in August and caused the death of a local firefighter has been ruled as arson, according to investigators.
Lexington Couple Stops Fire from Spreading
The Rinehart’s were driving down the interstate on their way home from a weekend out of town when they saw smoke. Video Video
Breaking & Entering Case Leads to Assault and Car on Fire
A Lexington man stands accused of breaking into his ex-girlfriend's home, assaulting her and then setting a car on fire in her driveway.
Whitley County Burn Ban
The Whitley County Judge-Executive said windy conditions are making it easy for fires to get out of control.
Update: Police Believe State Park Fire Intentionally Set
State Police said they believe that three separate brush fires were intentionally set. Investigators said the fires started early Saturday afternoon.
Woman Cited for DUI After Allegedly Clipping Fire Hydrant
Just after three Friday morning, Lexington police said a woman was driving along South Upper Street, close to Bolivar, when she lost control of her SUV and clipped a fire hydrant.
Lexington Firefighters: Kerosene Heater May Have Started House Fire
Lexington Firefighters battled a house fire Thursday night on Roosevelt Boulevard. It happened around 10:00 p.m. Video Video
Students Evacuated During Lexington Apartment Fire
Lexington Fire Fighters said 16 people are without a home tonight, after a fire at Red Mile Village. They said someone was cooking on a 4th floor apartment when it got out of control. Video Video
Raging Pickup Fire Lights Up Lexington Neighborhood
Lexington Police said a pickup went up in flames Friday morning after a man poured starter fluid on an engine. Video Video
State Fire Marshal Says Check Your Smoke Detector
The Kentucky State Fire Marshal is reminding Kentuckians to change the batteries in each of your home’s smoke alarms when you spring your clocks forward this weekend to daylight saving time.
Man Accused Of Setting Fire To Home
The Lexington Fire Department says a fire started Thursday morning on Ohio Street.
Hotline Hopes to Help Volunteer Shortage
Many parts of Kentucky rely on volunteer firefighters and right now, there’s a shortage. Video Video
Man Escapes From Burning Home In Lexington
Firefighters said a man made it out of a burning house Friday in Lexington. Video Video
Update: Arrest Made In Carlisle Nursing Home Arson
State Police said Michael Thomas, 30, of Germantown, intentionally set a fire in a locked Alzheimer's unit of a nursing home in Carlisle.
Employee Accused Of Setting Fire In Locked Alzheimer's Unit Of Nursing Home
The Carlisle Fire Chief said an employee at Johnson Mathers Health Care intentionally set a fire in a locked Alzheimer's unit, but then put the fire out before there was much damage or any injuries to appear to be the "hero."
Lexington FD: No Structure Fire Deaths in 2013
According to statistics, there were no deaths in Fayette County due to structure fires in 2013 -- a first since 2006.
Ky. Fire Survivors Improving
The conditions of a father and daughter who were the only survivors in a Kentucky house fire that killed nine family members have been upgraded.
Eight Horses Killed In Scott County Barn Fire
Scott County Fire Department said eight horses died Sunday morning during a barn fire. Firefighters said the barn was destroyed before they arrived. Video Video
Lexington Fire Dept. and Lowes Collecting Smoke Detectors
The Lexington Fire Department and South Lexington Lowes have teamed up to place a smoke detector in every household.
Deputies Arrest Man Accused of Breaking into Fire Chief's Home
The Laurel County Sheriff's Office received an interesting phone call early Tuesday morning, as they said Fire Chief Rodney Gay reported a man had broken into his home and was standing in his bedroom.
Funeral Set for Mother, 8 Children Killed in Western Ky Fire
Funeral services have been set for a mother and eight of her children who died in a fire in western Kentucky last week.
"Watson Family Fundraiser"
Updates on the Muhlenberg County fire victims
Family Escapes House Fire in Nicholasville
A father and his two young daughters escaped a fire that destroyed their Nicholasville home early Saturday morning. Video Video
Neighboring Homes Catch Fire in Montgomery Co.
Family members are mourning the loss of a wheelchair-bound man who was killed when two homes caught fire in Mount Sterling early Sunday morning. Video Video
Prayer And Candlelight Vigil Held For Watson Family
More than 100 people packed the Calvary Baptist Church in Muhlenberg County on Friday night. They were there for a candlelight vigil in honor of the Watson Family. Video Video
Fatal Fire in Madison County Still Under Investigation
State Police are investigating a deadly fire in Madison County. Video Video
Space Heater Safety Tips
In the wake of the tragic house fire that killed Muhlenberg County mom and eight of her children, experts have some tips on space heater safety. Video Video
Ice Delays Firefighters From Battling House Fire
Firefighters had to treat an icy driveway before they could get up a hill to fight a house fire on College Hill Road in Waco on Friday.
UPDATE: Man Dies from Injuries from Cynthiana Crash
A passenger riding in a car that struck a utility pole in Cynthiana early Friday morning has died, according to the Fayette County Coroner.
Two in Critical Condition After Fiery Crash
Two men were flown to UK Hospital, in critical condition, following an fiery crash early Friday morning. Video Video
Update: Community Grieves After Nine Killed In House Fire
People in Muhlenberg County held a vigil for the victims of an overnight fire in Greenville. State Police said a mother and eight of her children died in that fire. Video Video
UPDATE: Wayne Co. Man Killed In Fire
Investigators said a Wayne County man died Thursday afternoon in a fire.
KSP: Fatal Fire Hits Wayne County Home
State police said a house fire that started around 1 Thursday afternoon has left at least one person dead in Wayne County.
Fatal Muhlenberg Co. Fire Ruled Accidental
The names of those who lost their lives in a Muhlenberg County fire early Thursday morning have been released. Video Video
Chimney Fire Destroys Home
A family of six is without a home after it caught fire Thursday morning.
Police: 9 Bodies Recovered After Ky. House Fire
Kentucky State Police say they have recovered nine bodies from an early morning blaze in the western part of the state.
Boy Dies In Northern Kentucky Fire
A one-year-old boy has died in a fire in a northern Kentucky home.
Tractor-Trailer Fire Causes Problems On I-75 In Fayette County
Two lanes of Interstate 75 in Fayette County were temporarily closed Tuesday night after a UPS trailer caught fire, according to firefighters.
Fire Breaks Out At Abandoned House
Crews fight fire and cold weather. Video Video
Donations Needed For Nicholasville Fire Victims
Donations are flooding into Nicholasville for victims of an apartment fire last week, but organizers said there are still a few things they need. Video Video
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