Tropical Storm Lee
There’s a new threat from Maryland’s widespread flooding. Standing water brings a mosquito invasion, and with them, the risk of a deadly virus.
The waters have gone down, but they’ve left massive problems behind. Roads are still closed and some have lost most of what they own.
Port Deposit residents who fled rising flood waters can’t go home just yet.
People are keeping a close eye as the water rises and falls with the tides. And the worst may be yet to come.
Maryland’s congressional delegation is seeking a federal emergency declaration for Tropical Storm Lee.
Firefighters were among those who had to be rescued Wednesday as storms flooded roads, trapping cars in rushing water and filling basements in a region still cleaning up from Hurricane Irene less than two weeks ago.
After a rather warm and at least mostly dry weekend, we are now faced with the real threat of some heavy rain across the entire Mid-Atlantic region.