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Two men fall five stories after scaffolding collapses in Lexington

The men were saved by their safety equipment and rescued by Lexington firefighters.

Delivery driver stranded between flooded roads in Jessamine Co.

A delivery driver had to abandon his car after getting stuck between flooded roads on Monday, according to Jessamine County emergency officials.

Paducah shelter struggling with 65 dogs rescued in 2 days

The McCracken County Humane Society is struggling after taking in 65 dogs in two days.

Officials: Woman rescued after falling 50 feet into Gorge

A woman was rescued from the Jessamine Creek Gorge on Wednesday afternoon.

8 dead, 37 rescued in Nigeria school collapse

A Nigerian emergency official says eight people are dead in a collapsed school building and 37 people have been rescued alive.

Women saved from flood waters in Clay County

All were carried to safety just moments before the car was swept away by floodwaters, according to officials.

Water rescue in Anderson County

Two people were rescued from a truck stuck in high water in the Salt River in Anderson County.

Deputies: Body found in Elkhorn Creek

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - A body was found in Elkhorn Creek on Monday afternoon, according to the Franklin County Sheriff. The sheriff says the person...

Woman rescued from burning home in Scott County

A Scott County woman had to be rescued from her burning home overnight.

Labor Day hiker rescued in Red River Gorge

A woman hiking in the Red River Gorge on Labor Day was rescued after calling 911 for help, according to Powell County Search & Rescue.

Animals removed from Edmonson shelter after director charged

About 60 animals have been rescued from a western Kentucky animal shelter where authorities say they were being underfed and not given enough water.

Rescued dog pair recuperating, one ready for adoption

A pair of dogs rescued from a home in Nicholasville back in February are well on their way to recovery, according to Jessamine Co. Animal Care & Control.

UPDATE: Dog, missing for over a month, found

The LIFE House for Animals adoption facility says that a rescued dog who had been missing for over a month, has been found and is back safe at the shelter.

Man rescued from burning house

The Lexington Fire Department responded to a house fire around 8 Friday morning on Leestown Road.

Officials: Man rescued after spending about 6 hours in lake

Authorities say a Benton man has been rescued after spending about six hours clinging to a boat seat cushion in a Kentucky lake.

Lexington Fire Dept. rescues dog trapped in sinkhole

The dog, named "Vader," was on a hike with his owner and the owner's father when he fell into the sinkhole.

Kitten rescued from storm drain in London

London police officers say the kitten has been trapped 10 feet down in a storm drain since July 31.

Crews Rescue Man Stuck Between Lexington Police Buildings

Lexington Firefighters said a man was freed Sunday morning after he became stuck between two police buildings downtown.

Teen Recovering After Falling Over Pulaski County Embankment

Police say a 13-year-old appears to be doing fine after falling 65 feet down an embankment in Pulaski County.

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