2 missing after storms flood US northeast
Jun. 29, 2013
FORT PLAIN, New York (AP) — Two people are missing after heavy rains inundated the northeast United States and led to severe flooding in some areas.
Officials say a woman in upstate New York's Mohawk Valley is unaccounted for after her mobile home was washed away by rising waters Friday in Fort Plain. A number of other nearby communities also experienced flash flood
Heavy rains Thursday and Friday caused the Mohawk River and other waterways to overflow.
Authorities in central Pennsylvania say an 86-year-old man was swept into a rain-swollen creek Thursday while trying to retrieve an ATV. State police have not released the man's name.