A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is in effect now through Monday afternoon as rain and snow effect travel. Valley locations can expect mainly rain, but if you are traveling east to the mountains you can expect 1 - 3" of snow. Traveling on the plateau, you will see rain change to snow Monday morning around 5am, North on I-75 into SE Kentucky look for a wintry mix to snow around 7am.
HAZARD, Ky. (AP) -- Authorities say a teenager was killed when he was struck on his motorcycle by an alleged drunk driver.
According to our sister-station, WYMT-TV, the accident occurred around 8:30 p.m. Friday on Kentucky 201 in Sitka.
Johnson County Sheriff Dwayne Price says a car crossed the center lane and hit the motorcycle head-on.
Coroner J.R. Frisby identified the victim as 18-year-old Casey Roger Mollett Jr.
Price says DUI charges are pending against the driver, and more charges are possible.
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