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Update to Weather Damage and Death Investigation in Allen County

Date of News Release: 02/06/2008

(Bowling Green) - Victim Information below:

Taken to the Medical Center at Scottsville- All subjects critical but stable

  • William Stephens (M) Age: 18 months Adress: Scottsville
  • Kasey Stephens (F) Age: 1.5 months old Address: Scottsville
  • Bobby Frost Jr (M) Age: 29 Scottsville, Ky (treated and released)
  • Shirley Ennis (F) Age: 58 Address: Scottsville
  • Susan Ferguson (F) Age: 60 Address: Scottsville, Ky

Taken to the Medical Center at Bowling Green- Critical but stable

  • Felicia Stephens (F) Age: 20 Address: Scottsville, Ky
  • Kevin Stephens (M) Age: 31 Address: Scottsville, Ky
  • William "Willie" Stephens (M)Age: 59 Address: Scottsville, Ky
  • Eula Stephens (F) Age: 75 Address: Scottsville, Ky
  • William "Henry" Stephens (M) Age: 88 Address: Scottsville, Ky
  • Jerry Ennis (M) Age: 32 Address: Scottsville, Ky

Deceased:

  • Hunter Stephens (M) Age: 2 Address: Scottsville, Ky
  • Linda Stephens (F) Age: 53 Address: Scottsville, Ky
  • Phyllis "Joy" Dow (F) Age: 58 Address: Scottsville, Ky
  • Michael Dow (M) Age: 50 Address: Scottsville, Ky

Original Press Release Below:


Date of News Release: 02/06/2008

(Bowling Green) - At approximately 0200 hours the National Weather Service reported a tornado warning in the Holland Area of Allen County. A possible tornado touched down destroying several mobile homes and houses. Rescue efforts recovered several injured subjects and at that time 4 subjects deceased in their residence. The Kentucky State Police and the ACSO, and the ac Coroner's Office are conducting death investigations at this time. Further details will be made available at a later time.

*****Agencies are limiting access to the affected area due to down power lines and debris across the roadway. ******

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