FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– One person has died as a result of Sunday’s flooding, according to Governor Matt Bevin.
He tweeted “Kentucky is experiencing flash flooding in several north central counties…There is one confirmed fatality (car swept away).”
He also urged people to use extreme caution if you must drive.
Kentucky is experiencing flash flooding events in several north central counties this evening
There is one confirmed fatality…(Car swept away)
Please avoid driving tonight if possible & use extreme caution if you do
Even a few inches of rapidly moving water can be deadly
— Governor Matt Bevin (@GovMattBevin) September 24, 2018