Kiowa County Sheriff hospitalized following ATV accident

PROMO LAW Kiowa County Sheriffs Car - Chris Sorensen

Sunday, Kiowa County Sheriff Forrest Frazee was involved in an ATV accident in western Colorado.  He is in good spirits and on the mend in the hospital in Grand Junction where doctors state that he will make a full recovery.

Sheriff Frazee is in direct communication with the office in Eads, and Undersheriff Kayla Murdock will be handling day to day operations until he is able to resume duty. 

Cooler temperatures, rain expected Sunday - high flood risk for the eastern plains

PROMO 660 x 440 Weather - Radar Dome Thunderstorm - NOAA Photo Library

After several days of temperatures at or above 100 degrees, highs in the mid- to upper 80s and low 90s can be expected across eastern Colorado Sunday, along with a risk of severe thunderstorms and flash flooding.