Severe Weather Causes Flooding In Fawn Twp., Downs Trees In 2 Locations


DUNCAN AVENUE. WAS REOPENED IN TIME FOR THE MORNING RUSH. FAWN TOWNSHIP, PEOPLE WERE EVACUATED FROM THEIR HOMES. AMY WATTAS CONTINUES THE TEAM COVERAGE WITH THEIR STORY. Reporter: BULL CREEK IS STILL RUSHING RIGHT NOW. IN FACT, THIS CREEK OVER FLOWED ON TO BULL CREEK ROAD LAST NIGHT CAUSING THE ROAD TO BUCKLE AND CRACK HERE. RESIDENTS THAT LIVE IN THE AREA SAY THIS IS ONE OF THE WORST FLOODING EXPERIENCES THAT THEY HAVE SEEN. WANTED AN INGROUND POOL BUT NOT THIS WAY. Reporter: RICH PITMAN IS ONE OF THE RESIDENTS DEALING WITH FLOODING ON HIS PROPERTY. THIS IS THE THIRD, FOURTH TIME NOW IN THE LAST YEAR AND A HALF THAT WE HAVE TAKEN ON WATER. Reporter: PITMAN HAS LIVED IN FAWN FOR THREE YEARS NOW. THANKFULLY THE INSIDE OF HIS SHOEM IN GOOD SHAPE BUT IS NOT SO SURE ABOUT HIS SHEDS. I HAVE TWO SHEDS FOR STORAGE. I HAVE EQUIPMENT IN THERE. IT SMELLS LIKE GASOLINE, GAS CHAIN SAW WAS UNDER WATER. I HAVE A ROTOTILLER THAT IS UNDER WATER. HE MADE SURE HE WAS PREPARED WHEN THE STORM ROLLED THROUGH. I MADE SURE MY UTILITY TRAILER WAS OUT OF THE WAY, MY LOG SPLITTER WAS OUT OF THE WAY. IN CASE IT DID COME OVER THE BANK IT WOULD HAVE WASHED IT ALL DOWN. Reporter: WHILE NEIGHBOR AS WERE PUMPING OUT WATER. ALEX WAS CHECKING OUT THE DAMAGE IN HIS BASEMENT ON DENNEY ROAD. EVERYTHING IN HIS BASEMENT IS RUINED, EVEN TWO OF HIS CARS GOT FLOODED. POND IN HIS BACKYARD HAD FISH IN IT BUT THE FLOODING FORCED THEM OUT AND LEFT SOME OF THE FISH TO DIE. BACK IN FAWN TOWNSHIP, THE PITMANS SAY THERE IS ONLY SO MUCH THEY CAN DO TO PREPARE FOR THE STORM. YOU CAN’T STOP MOTHER NATURE. Reporter: RESIDENTS HEARSAY IT IS GOING TO TAKE SOME TIME TO GET THIS MESS CLEANED UP. THEY JUST HOPE THAT THE STORMS THAT WE’RE SUPPOSED TO GET LATER

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