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Seven people are dead due to flooding near Houston.  Authorities confirmed the body of a missing Fort Bend County elderly woman was discovered Wednesday afternoon near a creek.  Family members think Alice Tovar was driving to work when she got caught in high waters and was trapped.  The body of a man was also found Wednesday at the ramp from U.S. 59 onto West Loop South in Houston.  Police think he may have driving past a barricade and into the water, but aren’t sure.

Now if you need assistance – flooded car, home…here’s some numbers…

The City of Houston  info line…   3-1-1 

And, if you are having problems with your insurance company…

Texas Department  of Insurance 1-800-578-4677

And to donate, volunteer, or if you need help…

The Red Cross 1-800-Red Cross or RedCross.org

And the Red Cross has opened some shelters- here’s whats available (at the time of this post).

  • Chinese Community Center, 9800 Town Park Drive, Houston, TX 77036
  • Acres Homes Multi-Service Center at 6719 W. Montgomery Rd., Houston, TX 77091
  • St. John Lutheran Church, 529 N. Holland, Bellville, TX 77418
  • American Legion Hall at 1630 Myer Rd., Sealy, TX 77474
  • Wharton Junior High School Gymnasium, 1120 N. Rusk St., Wharton, TX 77488
  • Liberty County Community Center at 318 San Jacinto St., Liberty, TX 77575

 

 

 

 

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05-28-2015 00:13:15

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