Damage reported from storms in western Kentucky

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – Strong storms have caused some damage in western Kentucky, where part of a school roof was blown off.

The Breckinridge County sheriff’s office told WDRB-TV that metal roofing was blown off of Breckinridge County Middle School on Thursday afternoon in Harned. No injuries were reported, and school board chairwoman Tonia Saettel said buses were held until the storm passed.

In Daviess County, the Messenger-Inquirer reported trees and utility poles were down and a demolished mobile home was reported after storms came through the Utica and Whitesville areas.

Several severe thunderstorm warnings were issued in the region Thursday afternoon.


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