The threat of flash floods grew stronger as Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens declared a state of emergency because of flooding across southern Missouri. Some areas received as much as 12 inches of rain. Credit: The Missouri Highway Patrol Monty Davis The Kansas City Star
The threat of flash floods grew stronger as Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens declared a state of emergency because of flooding across southern Missouri. Some areas received as much as 12 inches of rain. Credit: The Missouri Highway Patrol Monty Davis The Kansas City Star

Relentless rain swamps Missouri as Greitens declares state of emergency

April 30, 2017 07:44 AM