Jun 28, 2016

Cleanup Begins After Nearly 1 in 1,000 Year Flood Event Kills 23, Leaves Thousands Homeless in West Virginia

White Sulphur Springs, WV
USA
by
Eric Chaney and Sean Breslin
,
The Weather Channel
A White Sulphur Springs resident sorts through debris as the cleanup begins from severe flooding in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Photo: Steve Helber, AP
A White Sulphur Springs resident sorts through debris as the cleanup begins from severe flooding in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Photo: Steve Helber, AP

More heavy rainfall arrived in soggy West Virginia on Monday, bringing additional precipitation and flooding to a region that's dealing with tragedy and a prolonged cleanup