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Coroner: Pregnant woman, 2 children killed in Ohio flooding

  • Sunday, July 19, 2015: Jeff Downing, walks around his property in Ripley, Ohio. Downing's mobile home had previously been in the foreground where the bricks are prior to a late evening flash flood.

    Sunday, July 19, 2015: Jeff Downing, walks around his property in Ripley, Ohio. Downing's mobile home had previously been in the foreground where the bricks are prior to a late evening flash flood.  (Liz Dufour/The Cincinnati Enquirer via AP)

  • Sunday, July 19, 2015:  Debris rests on the bank of Red Oak Creek where a mobile home was swept off its foundation in Ripley, Ohio.

    Sunday, July 19, 2015: Debris rests on the bank of Red Oak Creek where a mobile home was swept off its foundation in Ripley, Ohio.  (Liz Dufour/The Cincinnati Enquirer via AP)

A coroner in southern Ohio says a woman killed along with two of her children in weekend flooding was pregnant.

Brown County Coroner Dr. Judith Varnau (VAHR'-noh) identified the woman as 32-year-old Victoria Kennard (Kin-NAHRD'). Varnau says Kennard was pregnant, but she hadn't determined how far along the woman was.

Also killed when their mobile home in Ripley was swept away late Saturday were 7-year-old Gabriel Barrios and 5-year-old Rosa Barrios.

The woman's fiance and two other sons were rescued. One boy was found in a tree.

Brown County authorities say they are assessing damage to homes, roads and other infrastructure in the aftermath of flooding triggered by a torrential downpour. Three roads remained closed Monday.

The village of some 2,000 people is about an hour's drive southeast from Cincinnati.