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Kentucky Needs An Ark After 15 Downpours Bring Flooding, Death

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  • The death toll in Kentucky is rising after 15 downpour rains flooded Eastern Kentucky, resulting in the destruction of communities and hundreds of homes, according to Gov. Andy Beshear.
  • Authorities expect more flooding throughout Friday afternoon, evening and even the weekend as more rain continued to pour into the state Wednesday night and Thursday. More than 200 people have reportedly sought shelter, according to Beshar.

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