KS faces flash floods

Northeast Kansas was coping with flash flooding on Sunday after 12 inches of rain deluged the area.

BY SUSAN KIM | BALTIM0RE | October 2, 2005


A tornado severely damaged Baker's Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, but the congregation plans on rebuilding. (DNN photo by Heather Moyer)
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Northeast Kansas was coping with flash flooding on Sunday after 12 inches of rain deluged the area.

Emergency management officials from both Jefferson and Jackson counties reported an unknown number of people rescued from their homes and cars, with others still stranded on Sunday afternoon.

A shelter was opened in a church in Oskaloosa.


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