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UPDATE: Fifth child found dead, after being swept away by flood waters

Kentucky State Police confirm four of the children have been located and pronounced deceased by the Bath County Coroner, Andrew Owens.

Free Tdap booster shots offered for flood victims in Bell County

The Bell County Health Department is offering free Tdap booster shots for flood victims to protect them from tetanus, pertussis and diphtheria.

Lexington church collecting donations for flood victims

The flooding in southeastern Kentucky the past two weeks have been heartbreaking.

KU and LG&E offer safety tips for those dealing with flooding

Utility companies offer safety tips to flood victims.

Road closed in Catlettsburg; city installing flood gates

Road in Catlettsburg is closed near 20th Street as the city installs flood gates due to the rising Ohio River, according to KYTC.

Anderson County fire crews prepare for flooding emergencies

With the potential for flooding from persistent rain this week, the Anderson County Fire Department is prepared for water emergencies.

Edmonson Co. mom who drove over flooded bridge charged with murder

Deputies say a mother who had drugs in her system when she tried to drive over a flooded bridge, causing her toddler to die, is charged with murder.

Pence says federal help on the way after flood

Vice President Mike Pence says the Trump administration will expedite presidential disaster declarations for Nebraska and Iowa.

Wolfe County Animal Shelter asks for donations after flood damage

The Wolfe County Animal Shelter is in desperate need of help after water surrounded it on Saturday night.

Rain flooded homes in Wolfe County

Several counties declared states of emergency including Wolfe County.

Parents worry about school buses on flooded roads

Flooded roads can be just as dangerous as icy ones so several parents were concerned Wednesday when schools sent buses to pick up kids as police closed off roads.

Police search for missing Monroe County woman

State Police are searching for a woman who was swept away in flood waters in Monroe County Monday night.

Deer rescued from flood waters

ZONETON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Two deer were rescued on Sunday after being trapped in a basement under construction filled with water, according to officials...

WATCH: Flooding closes Cynthiana businesses

Flood waters took over a shopping center along U.S. 27 South in Cynthiana, closing several businesses.

People in Bath County still dealing with high water

Clean-up continues for people in Bath County after Sunday's flash flooding damaged dozens of homes.

Montgomery County family narrowly escapes flash flooding

People in Montgomery County are beginning the clean-up after Sunday's flash flooding damaged dozens of homes and businesses.

Elon Musk apologizes for calling rescue diver a pedophile

Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.

Volunteers cleaning storm-damaged community center

The sun was out Thursday, but it wasn't that long ago when storms damaged some Central Kentucky counties. That includes a valley near Boyle, Marion, and Casey counties where more than a dozen volunteers started cleaning a community center Thursday.

3rd mission underway at Thai cave, aims to rescue all left

Divers are carrying out what they hope is a final mission to save four boys and their soccer coach trapped in a flooded Thai cave for more than two weeks, the rescue leader said Tuesday, as health experts gave the eight already brought out a chocolate treat and described them as being in good spirits.

Storm causes people to lose vehicles in Harlan Co.

Harlan County Judge Executive Dan Mosley declared a state of emergency Wednesday due to a flash flood that damaged part of the county.

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