PADUCAH, KY (WSMV) - Severe storms have caused major damage in western Kentucky.
One of the hardest hit areas was around Mount Zion Baptist Church in West Paducah.
According to a Facebook post, 40 children in the preschool and nursery were inside the church when the storm hit. The children were not in the sanctuary, which suffered the most damage.
Meteorologists from the National Weather Service in Paducah are surveying the damage in the area to determine if a tornado touched down.