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Kentucky tornado killed dozen children, including two-month-old

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By Cheney Orr MAYFIELD, Ky. (Reuters) – The barrage of tornadoes that tore through Kentucky and surrounding states killed a dozen children, including a 2-month-old infant, Governor Andy Beshear said on Tuesday. A total of 74 people died in Kentucky, with the oldest victim at 98 years old. Eight people have yet to be identified. Beshear said the storms produced “the strongest set of tornadoes that we have ever seen Kentucky and what we believe will probably be one of the most devastating tornado events in U.S. history.” The fatalities included eight at a candle factory in Mayfield, Kentucky, th…

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