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Storm downs communications tower in Metcalfe County, KY

A strong storm downed the tower Monday afternoon. (Source: Emory Kidd) A strong storm downed the tower Monday afternoon. (Source: Emory Kidd)
(Source: Emory Kidd) (Source: Emory Kidd)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Severe storms on Monday evening knocked over a communications tower in Metcalfe County, Kentucky. 

The Metcalfe County Fire Department and Sheriff Office communications tower fell after a strong thunderstorm hit the area. The storm shared off some bolts which caused the tower to fall, Metcalfe County Emergency Management Director Emory Kidd confirmed. 

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Metcalfe County was operating on limited radio service on Monday evening Kidd said. 

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning was in effect for the area at the time of the storm.  

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