Appalachia, Ky. - State of Emergency


Appalachia, Ky. — Heavy rains flooded areas and caused mudslides in parts of Appalachia, forcing dozens of people out of their homes.

High water closed roads and schools.

Officials declared states of emergencies due to flooding.

More than 100 people were evacuated.

The National Weather Service still had flood warnings posted Monday morning for a few areas in Kentucky and Tennessee.

Emergency crews in Kentucky rescued at least a half-dozen people from vehicles stuck in high water.


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