1 dead from downstate storm

March 23, 2012 6:36:35 PM PDT
One person has been killed as a house collapsed downstate in a storm that produced funnel clouds, large hail and heavy rains.

It happened in Jackson County, where an emergency management official says a tornado briefly touched down in a rural area.

People in Jefferson County, Kent. say they saw a funnel cloud.

Homes and other buildings were leveled by a line of storms.

In the Louisville area, power was knocked out to 12,000 homes and businesses.