Woman dies as tornado hits Kentucky home; first tornado fatality of 2018

Woman dies as tornado hits Kentucky home; first tornado fatality of 2018
Tornado (stock photo) (Willoughby Owen / Moment / Getty Images)

LOGAN COUNTY, Kentucky — A woman was killed and her husband injured Saturday afternoon when a possible tornado struck their home on Dot Road in southern Logan County, WHOP AM/FM radio in Hopkinsville, Ky., reported.

The tornado entered Logan County around 3:45 p.m. from Robertson County, Tennessee.

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Logan County update Update: the additional damage was found just across the state line in Robertson County

Posted by WHOP Hopkinsville, KY 98.7 and 95.3 FM and 1230 AM on Saturday, February 24, 2018

The woman’s name was not released. Her death marks the first of 2018 during a tornado.

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