Couple killed in Lincoln Co., TN, storms - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Couple killed in Lincoln Co., TN, storms

Posted: Updated:
Storm damage on Price Lane in Lincoln County, Tennessee. Storm damage on Price Lane in Lincoln County, Tennessee.
LINCOLN COUNTY, TN (WAFF) -

Two fatalities have been confirmed in Lincoln County, Tennessee, according to an official with the Lincoln County Medical Center.

Authorities said a husband and wife were killed in a mobile home park in the eastern side of the county after storms moved through Monday evening. Officials have not yet identified the victims. 

County officials are warning people to stay away from the area while crews work to clear damage from the storms.

The South Lincoln School on Smith Mill Road suffered structural damage as a result of the storm. There has been no word on any injuries associated with that damage.

Copyright 2014 WAFF. All rights reserved.

  • Roanoke County Police ask for community's help to catch most wanted

    Roanoke County Police ask for community's help to catch most wanted

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:54:50 GMT
    Local law enforcement agencies need your help to get the most wanted criminals off the streets.
    Local law enforcement agencies need your help to get the most wanted criminals off the streets.
  • US, UN announce deal on Gaza cease-fire

    US, UN announce deal on Gaza cease-fire

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:54:24 GMT
    The United States and United Nations are announcing that Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire to start Friday morning for 72 hours.
    Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire to start Friday morning for 72 hours, the United States and United Nations announced Thursday.
  • Congress races to finish VA, highway bills

    Congress races to finish VA, highway bills

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:23:02 GMT
    Congress is racing to wrap up legislation addressing chronic problems at the Veterans Affairs Department and a shortfall in highway money ahead of its five-week summer break.
    Congress ran full-tilt into election-year gridlock over immigration Thursday and staggered toward a five-week summer break with no agreement in sight on legislation to cope with the influx of young immigrants.
Powered by WorldNow

WSLS 10, P.O. Box 10
Roanoke, VA 24022-0010

Telephone: 540.981.9110
Fax: 540.343.3157
Email: news@wsls.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.