MEADE COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – The National Weather Service
has confirmed that a fourth tornado touched down in the WAVE 3 viewing area on Wednesday.
NWS data shows that an EF0 tornado hit Meade County near
the Rock Haven community.
In addition, the path of the tornado that struck Harrison
County, IN on Wednesday has been extended into Jefferson County, KY to include
northwest sections of Valley Station. That tornado also was classified as an
A third EF0 twister touched down 7.6 miles southwest of
Bradfordsville, KY in Marion County with wind speeds topping 80 miles per hour.
It caused a path of damage 100 yards long and 50 yards wide. A woman and her
seven-year-old son were injured when the tornado damaged their mobile home.
The strongest tornado to hit Kentuckiana on Wednesday was
an EF1 tornado that touched down 3.1 miles north of West Baden Springs, IN in
Orange County. Wind speeds topped 95 miles per hour. The twister's path covered
an area 400 yards long by 75 yards wide. The tornado toppled several trees,
badly damaged a roof and pulled the porch off a home.
The Marion County storm was the only one of the four
tornadoes in which injuries were reported.
Monday, April 21 2014 12:23 AM EDT2014-04-21 04:23:18 GMT
BROWNSBURG, IN (WAVE) - A statewide Silver Alert for a missing Hendricks County, Indiana woman was canceled late Sunday night, according to a news release from Indiana State Police. No other informationMore >>
The alert was declared earlier Sunday after 77-year-old Suzanne La Brash disappeared. No other information about the cancellation of the alert More >>
Sunday, April 20 2014 9:34 PM EDT2014-04-21 01:34:43 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man who barricaded himself and his family in a south Louisville home Sunday morning prompted a standoff with police, according to the Louisville Metro Police Department. LouisvilleMore >>
Police said SWAT arrived on the scene as backup Sunday morning in case police needed to force their way inside the home. More >>
Monday, April 21 2014 12:25 AM EDT2014-04-21 04:25:55 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Plastic bags filled with yard waste may be getting the can. "It's ridiculous to take yard waste and out it in our landfill," Louisville Councilman Tom Owen told WAVE 3 News. That'sMore >>
If a vote on the matter passes on May 6, plastic bags filled with yard waste will no longer be picked up curbside in Jefferson County.More >>
Sunday, April 20 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-04-21 03:00:47 GMT
FLOYD COUNTY, IN (WAVE) - One person suffered life-threatening injuries in a single vehicle crash on eastbound Interstate 64 in Floyd County on Saturday, according to the Floyd County Sheriff's Department.More >>
According to the Floyd County Sheriff's Department, a preliminary investigation found that a 2012 silver Volkswagen was traveling east on I-64 at a high rate of speed just after 4 p.m. on Saturday. The vehicle left the road, crashed into a rock embankment and possibly overturned near mile marker 121.More >>
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