21 Kentucky Horses Lost In Flooding

One farm in Stanton, Ky., on the Red River lost 15 babies, five broodmares, and a stallion to flooding on Sunday, May 30. Heavy rains that day rapidly forced waters higher in the already swollen river, and within three hours the river had covered horse pastures with up to six feet of water. H.T. Derickson III said they began trying to evacuate horses from his family's 400-acre Van Bert Farm

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