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Heavy rains drench Palm Springs, causing major flooding

Wednesday, September 04, 2013 - 00:35

Sept. 4 - A thunderstorm drops several inches of rain in Palm Springs, California, flooding area roadways and causing multiple accidents. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Rushing waters overcame the banks of freeways in Riverside County, California, prompting a flash flood warning and forcing road closures. Heavy rains caused several feet of mud to wash across streets in Palm Springs and flooded area golf courses. The thunderstorms dumped several inches of rain throughout the area, including a mountain burn area affected by a recent brushfire. Multiple accidents were reported along Interstate 10.

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Heavy rains drench Palm Springs, causing major flooding

Wednesday, September 04, 2013 - 00:35