Two Die in Weather-Related Incidents in KY
By The Associated Press
KENTUCKY - Kentucky State Police say two people died in separate incidents involving lost power during winter storms. 

Police said 25-year-old Melissa Sheerin of Crofton died Friday at a mobile home that had no heat or electricity. Preliminary results indicate Sheerin died of hypothermia.

Police said 61-year-old Darlene G. Skinner Ragland of Corbin died Tuesday of carbon monoxide poisoning after residents were using a generator at a home during a power outage. 

As of Wednesday about 90,000 homes remained without electric power in Kentucky.

Published 09:32 PM, Wednesday Feb. 17, 2021
Updated 09:49 PM, Wednesday Feb. 17, 2021



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