Damage Reported As Strong Storms Hit Central Kentucky

Posted at 7:53 PM, Aug 11, 2018

WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – The National Weather Service is receiving reports of storm damage in Woodford and Scott Counties after a round of severe weather made its way through the area.

The NWS is reporting damaging winds near Midway blew down a number of trees in three different areas.

Reportedly at least 5 large trees were damaged in southern Scott County just northeast of Midway.

A few power outages have been reported in those counties as well.

According to Kentucky Utilities about 450 customers are without power in Woodford and Scott Counties combined.

LEX 18 has a crew on the way and this story will be updated as more information becomes available.