What we're working on Wednesday afternoon - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

What we're working on Wednesday afternoon


Good afternoon!

Weather/traffic update:

The threat of severe weather headed to the Mid-South and the Memphis area. Meteorologist Ron Childers says we could see high winds and even hail.   And traffic tracker Janeen Gordon will tell you the areas to avoid on your evening commute.  Tune into WMC Action News 5 at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m. for the latest weather and traffic.

Here's a look at what we're working on:

Today at 5 p.m., honoring Memphis police officer Sean Bolton.   How he's being remembered, and what happened today when his accused killer was in court.  Look for team coverage.  

Then at 6 p.m., contact with a caterpillar that sent a child to hospital.  WMC Action News 5's Felicia Bolton gives you the rundown on the venomous insect, and how a little boy survived.

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This is Ursula Madden inviting you to join us this afternoon for WMC Action News 5 at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m.!

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