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Shelter offered for those displaced by flooding

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Findlay is no stranger to flooding. Rising water on Sunday had roads shut down and piles of sandbags stacked up in the downtown area.

Three inches of water of rain fell on the Flag City in just two days.  The Blanchard River was rising quickly and residents like Harry Yerheer weren't taking any chances.

"Yes, I'm worried a lot. We are just now going back out and getting more sand bags for our end of town."

Harry isn't taking chances, he's leaving town. "Normally, I would have gone to the east side of town, but it's flooded."

A nearby bar was following suit, loading up a U-haul and evacuating.

The Red Cross is offering shelter if it's needed. They are on hand at a shelter at Glenwood Middle School and will be there as long as anyone needs shelter.

You can contact the Red Cross in Findlay at 419-422-9322. The shelter is located at Glenwood Middle School at 1715 N. Main Street.

 

 

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