Content Tagged 'lightning'

Lightning Starts Fire At Paris Library
A lightning strike at Paris' old downtown library starts a fire and closes down some streets. Video Video
Central Kentucky Under Severe Thunderstorm Watch
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch through 4 a.m. Sunday in central Kentucky.
Lightning Strikes Two Lexington Home Overnight
As strong storms passed through Lexington early Monday morning, firefighters were busy dealing with two homes that had been struck by lightning. Video Video
Lightning Strikes Georgetown Church; Sparks Fire
Georgetown Church of the Nazarene's pastor says lightning struck the church steeple overnight, and caused it to explode Video Video
Man In Hospital After Lightning Strike
A man is recovering in the hospital after being struck by lightning on Monday morning. Video Video
Thunderstorm Chances Continue Tonight Into Friday
Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will continue tonight through Friday, with cooler and drier conditions for the weekend. Any thunderstorms that develop may contain gusty winds, small hail, heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. Video Video
Lightning Strike Catches House On Fire In Richmond
Firefighters say lightning is to blame for a fire at a Richmond home Video Video
Lightning Causes Apartment Fire
A lightning strike started an apartment fire in Lexington in the first round of storms Saturday. Video Video
Vigil For Men Killed By Lightning
Family and friends held a vigil Saturday night for two Lancaster men who were struck and killed by lightning this week. Video Video
Wolfe County School Bus Hit By Lightning
The Wolfe County Schools Superintendent says a school bus was hit by lightning yesterday.
Lancaster Men Killed By Lightning Strike Now Part Of State Statstics
The Garrard County Coroner said the two Lancaster men killed by lightning were an unusual case for him. In the nation, they were the first to be killed by lightning in the past four weeks, according to the NOAA. Video Video
Severe Storm Damage In Central Kentucky
Lighting killed two people today while they were working on a farm that straddles the Madison / Garrard County line. Another man was struck by lightning in northern Kentucky. Strong thunderstorms caused flooding in Wolfe County.
Update: Coroner Says Two Dead, Three Injured By Lightning
We're learning more about the two men who were reportedly killed by lightning in Madison County. The Coroner says Scotty Elam, Junior and Bobby Lee Maggard died Wednesday afternoon.
NWS: Two People Killed By Lightning Near Madison-Garrard Co. Line
The National Weather Service says lightning hit and killed two people. It happened Wednesday afternoon near Buckeye at the Garrard-Madison County line.
Nicholasville Fire Department Radio Tower Hit By Lightning
There were eight reports of lightning strikes during a 45-minute span Thursday afternoon in Nicholasville and one of them literally hit close to home for the Nicholasville Fire Department.
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
It's Lightning Safety Awareness Week across the nation. The week is designed to remind everyone how to stay safe from lightning. Video Video
Declining Severe Weather Threat Saturday Night
Storms will continue to die down Saturday evening. Cooler and less humid air will push in for our next work week. Video Video
Another Round of Storms Wednesday Night
More storms are moving through the area Wednesday evening. The main risks will be strong winds, hail, and lightning. Video Video
Firefighters: Lightning Struck Lexington Home
Lexington firefighters said lightning caused damage to a home on Old Richmond Road Tuesday night. Video Video
Update: Woman Struck By Lightning On Life Support
A Jessamine County Woman was struck by lightning while working on her farm about 4 miles southeast of Wilmore. Kathlyn Friend and her son were outside in an open field, laying pipes in the ground as part of a water line for the cattle. Video Video
Storm Damage In Lexington
Lightning struck the northern part of Lexington around 8 p.m. According to Vipar Radar, Kentuckians saw about 5,000 strikes of lightning. Even when the rain let up, the lightning continued. Video Video
Weather May Be To Blame for Harrison County Fire
Firefighters responded to a report of a log cabin on fire in Harrison County. Weather may be to blame. Video Video
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