At Least 22 People Are Dead And 40 Missing After Major Flooding In Tennessee

Posted on AllSides August 23rd, 2021
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Josie Norris / AP

At least 22 people are dead after major flooding over the weekend devastated parts of Tennessee, with searches underway for more than 40 other people who are missing, authorities told the Associated Press on Sunday.

The rainfall was likely historic, the National Weather Service said. Preliminary data from McEwen, Tennessee, recorded more than 17 inches of rain — the highest ever in a 24-hour period in state history. On Sunday, rescue crews were going door to door in search of missing people, with deputies also responding to calls for welfare checks, Humphreys...

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