Flash flooding hits West Virginia as state of emergency declared

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West Virginia Governor Jim Justice has declared a state of emergency in two southern counties hit by flooding from heavy rains.

A state of emergency was declared in Kanawha and Fayette counties due to excessive rainfall that occurred overnight on Monday, August 15 2022, which caused significant flooding.

Over 100 homes have been damaged and 20 people have been rescued so far

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