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Storm damage in Marion County was caused by a 'macroburst'

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Posted at 12:36 PM, May 19, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-19 13:19:15-04

MARION COUNTY, Ky. (LEX18) — The National Weather Service out of Louisville traveled to Marion County on Thursday to survey storm damage caused by a "macroburst."

The damage occurred near Calvary, just south of Lebanon.

The macroburst was suspected to have 85-90mph winds. The NWS survey is still ongoing.

Here are some images of the damage from Nicholas Wheatley.