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Heat and humidity dropping, get outdoor chores done today

It's July 21, 2015.

Weather Outlook:

If you need to do chores outdoors, today would be a good day to them. As you wake up you’ll notice it’s still pretty muggy out, but that’s going to change as the day progresses. Brian says the humidity will drop a bit, and so will the temps, plus the stormy weather should stay behind us for a day or two. Click here for your full First Alert Forecast.

Making headlines:

Pedestrian vs. train crash: A person died after being hit by a train in Louisville late Monday evening.

First Alert Traffic Update: If you're traveling through Anna, Il., Jackson, Mo., or Paducah, Ky. you're going to want to watch out for some major traffic delays. Authorities suggest you might even wan to find a different route.

Sinkhole death: A man was found dead inside his work truck this weekend after driving into a sinkhole.

Suspicious fire: Investigators in Dexter say a house fire on Monday looks to be the work of 2nd Degree Arson.

What's trending:

"There's a baby in the car.": A Kansas City woman is getting a lot of credit for her quick thinking. She smashed a car window to save a young child from a sweltering hot car.

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