Residents Assess Flood Damage After The Storm


VEHICLE’S CONNECTION WITH THE SHOOTINGrt IS ONGOING TONIGHT.>>>FLOODWATERS RAGED THROUGH THE MIDSTATE. NOW FOLKS ARE CLEANING UP WHAT’S LEFT ON THIS LABOR DAY. AS KYLE HORAN SHOWS US, THErt RECEDING WATER ARE REVEALING LOTS OF DAMAGE IN CHEATHAM COUNTY.>>Reporter: WHEN WE FIRST BROUGHT YOU THIS STORY LAST WEEK, THE WATER LEVEL WASrt TOO HIGH TO SEE WHAT EXACTLY HAD HAPPENED TO THESE DOCKS. NOW THAT IT HAS RECEDED, YOU CAN SEE THE EXTENT OF THE rt DAMAGE.>>THE STAND HERE WAS BENT ALMOST DOUBLE.>>Reporter: IT’S DEFINITELY MORE CLEAR — NOT JUST THE WATERrt BUT WHAT HAS HAPPENED HERE. THIS TELLS A STORY — ONE OF A DOCK AND PONTOON BOAT GONErt ROGUE.>>ONE OF MY NEIGHBOR’S BOAT DOCKS BROKE LOOSE AND HIT ANOTHER NEIGHBOR’S DOCK, AND IT HUNG, AND CAME DOWN AND HITrt MINE, AND KNOCKED THE — KNOCKED IT OFF THE FOUNDATION, PULLED IT OUT OF THE GROUND, AND THEN IT HIT MY OTHER NEIGHBORSrtHER AND TORE UP HIS BOAT DOCK, AND HIT THE BRIDGE AND DEMOLISHED IT, AND IT HAD rtHIS BOAT IN IT. HE HAD QUITE A B OF DAMAGE ALSO.>>Reporter: THE WATER LEVEL WAS HIGH, ALMOST UP TOrt CHARLES KING’S HOUSE.>>I WAS THINKING OF THE POSSIBILITY OF IT BEING LIKE 2010 AGAIN, ANOTHER FLOOD WHERE IT COMES IN THE HOUSE, A LOT OF DAMAGE rtAND, YOU KNOW, NO FLOOD INSURANCE.>>Reporter: BUT IT WASN’T HIS HOUSE DAMAGED BY THIS STORM. THIS TIME I WAS HIS OWN DOCK AND PONTOONrt BOAT, WHIC SURVIVED WATERS ABOUT 10 FEE HIGHERrt IN 2010.>>THE WATER WAS FLOWING OUT, THE CURRENT WAS WORSE THAN I’VE EVER SEEN IT DOWN HERE, FIVE TIMES WORSE THAN THE RIVER, AND IrtT WAS UP HIGHER THAN THE RIVER. IT’S REALLY FLOWING.>>Reporter: THIS COULD COST HIM TENS OF THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS, KING SAYS, BUT HE’S STILL TRYING TOrt HOPE FOR THE BEST.>>JUST HOPE THAT THE INSURANCE COMPANY GIVES ME GOOD NEWS TOMORROW. THAT WOULD BE GREAT.>>Reporter: KYLE HORAN, NEWSCHANNEL 5.>>rt ACCORDING TO THE SON OF THE MAN WHO OWNS THE BOAT THAT HIT THE BRIDGE, IT

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