Webster Co. declares State of Emergency

Sandbags lines up near Webster Co. homes

WEBSTER CO., KY (WFIE) - Judge-Executive Steve Henry has declared a state of emergency due to the flooding concerns brought on by heavy rains in the county.

Around 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Webster County issued a news release announcing the state of emergency. In their release, they did state this will not place any restrictions on the public.

Due to heavy rains causing flooding concerns in Webster County. Webster County Judge Executive Steve Henry has declared...

Posted by Webster County Emergency Management on Thursday, February 21, 2019

According to the release, this is to allow the county and residents the opportunity to receive state assistance if need be.

We will update this story with more information when it becomes available.

Webster Co. declares State of Emergency

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