LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Ron and Kay Lewis are in Houston not out of need, however out of want.
Kay is present process radiation remedy for pancreatic most cancers on the MD Anderson Most cancers Middle. However the hospital, like a lot of the town, is now underneath water.
“Every part has been shut down over there, and I do know it will not be open till subsequent week,” Ron Lewis stated.
The Hardin County couple has been in Houston for 3 weeks already. They’re at present caught of their Wyndom Lodge, however fortunately, they’re on the tenth flooring.
“We have been principally like a bit island inside a two-block radius of this lodge,,” Ron Lewis stated. “There was main flooding.”
Whereas they are not coping with flooding immediately, the world round them is.
“It is simply tragic and unhappy, and naturally we’ve got our prayers going up for all of the individuals round right here,” Ron Lewis stated.
Ron Lewis is a former U.S. Congressman. He represented the individuals of Kentucky from 1994 to 2009. And whereas he and his spouse want to get again to the Bluegrass state as quickly as attainable, the timing is out of their arms.
“Since Kay’s remedy has been postponed, now I think about will probably be one other month earlier than we will get again,” he stated.
Kay Lewis has 14 extra radiation remedies to bear.
“That worries us too,” Ron Lewis stated. “That is one thing we do not need to postpone any longer than we now have to get her remedy.”
The most cancers hospital will stay closed till at the very least Tuesday.
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