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A submerged truck is shown in flood waters in Mableton, Ga., Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009. Heavy rains caused flooding in and around the Atlanta area. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Georgia Flooding

Heavy rains brought deadly flooding to Georgia. Click here to see video of the tragedy.

Victoria Worthen (left) and Heather Iverson, employees at
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Victoria Worthen (left) and Heather Iverson, employees at Canoe restaurant, contemplate what clean-up will be like when flood waters recede in Atlanta, Georgia, Tuesday, September 22, 2009. (John Spink/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT)

Earl Knight uses a shovel as an oar
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Earl Knight uses a shovel as an oar while rowing his boat with Cornell Daniels down a flooded road in Powder Springs, Georgia, on Tuesday, September 22, 2009. (Bob Anders/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT)

A Cobb County police officer stands guard near
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A Cobb County police officer stands guard near his vehicle while onlookers watch as the rapidly moving water from Sweetwater Creek separates Veterans Memorial Highway in Austell, Georgia, on Tuesday, September 22, 2009. The water from the creek has flooded homes, schools and businesses. (Johnny Crawford/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT)

Clarkdale Elementary School was engulfed in floodwaters in
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Clarkdale Elementary School was engulfed in floodwaters in Austell, Georgia, on Tuesday, September 22, 2009. (Phil Skinner/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT)

A suburban neighborhood in Austell, Georgia, was engulfed
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A suburban neighborhood in Austell, Georgia, was engulfed in floodwaters on Tuesday, September 22, 2009. (Phil Skinner/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT)

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Brook Forest Mobile Home Park in Douglas County,
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Brook Forest Mobile Home Park in Douglas County, Georgia, was engulfed in floodwaters on Tuesday, September 22, 2009. (Phil Skinner/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT)

Stan Gass, left, and Kevin Weathers haul soaked
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Stan Gass, left, and Kevin Weathers haul soaked carpet and carpet padding from Battlewood Apartments, Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009 in Fort Oglethorpe, Ga. Georgia residents returning Wednesday to homes soaked by days of torrential rains were warned of a hidden danger _ disease-causing bacteria and jagged debris harbored by stagnant, murky water. (AP Photo/Chattanooga Times Free Press, Angela Lewis) ** MAGS OUT; NO SALES **

Anna Bryant stands outside of her Wheeler Avenue
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Anna Bryant stands outside of her Wheeler Avenue home in Chickamauga, Ga. on Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 23, 2009. Georgia residents returning Wednesday to homes soaked by days of torrential rains were warned of a hidden danger _ disease-causing bacteria and jagged debris harbored by stagnant, murky water. (AP Photo/Chattanooga Times Free Press, Angela Lewis) ** MAGS OUT; NO SALES **

AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Steve Logan (L)
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AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Steve Logan (L) cleans out his sister's home flooded by Sweetwater Creek the help of Danny Agan September 22, 2009 in Austell, Georgia. Flooding due to heavy rain forced people out of their homes and closed hundreds of streets in Cobb County including Austell, Georgia. Logan's sister, Vicki Pennell, was in hospice at the Austell home and was removed by hospice nurses on Monday afternoon. Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue declared a State of Emergency for 17 Georgia countries including Cobb County where Austell is located. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Danny Agan (L)
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AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Danny Agan (L) and his mother, Becky Bentley, help a neighbor remove valuables from a flood damaged home September 22, 2009 in Austell, Georgia. Flooding due to heavy rain forced people out of their homes and closed hundreds of streets in Cobb County including Austell, Georgia. Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue declared a State of Emergency for 17 Georgia countries including Cobb County where Austell is located. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

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AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Steve Logan (L)
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AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Steve Logan (L) removes items from his sister's home with the help of a neighbor, Becky Bentley in the Mulberry Creek subdivision September 22, 2009 in Austell, Georgia. Flooding due to heavy rain forced people out of their homes and closed hundreds of streets in Cobb County including Austell, Georgia. Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue declared a State of Emergency for 17 Georgia countries including Cobb County where Austell is located. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Manuel Enriquez (L)
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AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Manuel Enriquez (L) holds her daughter'sJanett Enriquez, 5, hand as they stand near the flooding Perkerson Mill Road September 22, 2009 in Austell, Georgia. Flooding due to heavy rain forced people out of their homes and closed hundreds of streets in Cobb County including Austell, Georgia. Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue declared a State of Emergency for 17 Georgia countries including Cobb County where Austell is located. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Cathrine Nelke, 43, walks through the main level
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Cathrine Nelke, 43, walks through the main level of her home past her basement that is flooding due to an overflowing Peachtree Creek and a broken water main on Woodward Way in Atlanta, Georgia, Monday, September 21, 2009. (Elissa Eubanks/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT)

ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 22: Resident Thomas Earle uses
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ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 22: Resident Thomas Earle uses his bike to explore the flooded neighborhood on Bohler Road along Peachtree Creek September 22, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue issued a state of emergency for 17 counties in the state due to extreme flooding. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 22: A car sits submerged
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ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 22: A car sits submerged on a flooded portion of Bolton Road on Bohler Road September 22, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue issued a state of emergency for 17 counties in the state due to extreme flooding. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

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AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Louisa Torres looks
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AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Louisa Torres looks at damage from the flooding of Sweetwater Creek along Maxham Road September 22, 2009 in Austell, Georgia. Flooding due to heavy rain forced people out of their homes and closed hundreds of streets in Cobb County including Austell, Georgia. Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue declared a State of Emergency for 17 Georgia countries including Cobb County where Austell is located. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: While helping his
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AUSTELL, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: While helping his mother, Danny Agan wades through water to turn on power at a neighbor's home flooded by Sweetwater Creek September 22, 2009 in Austell, Georgia. Flooding due to heavy rain forced people out of their homes and closed hundreds of streets in Cobb County including Austell, Georgia. Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue declared a State of Emergency for 17 Georgia countries including Cobb County where Austell is located. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

A roller coaster at Six Flags Over Georgia
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A roller coaster at Six Flags Over Georgia amusement park is flooded on Sept. 22, 2009 in Austell, Ga., after several days of heavy rain has flooded parts of the metropolitan area. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Six Flags was engulfed in flood waters from
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Six Flags was engulfed in flood waters from Sweetwater Creek in Atlanta, Georgia, on September 22, 2009. (Phil Skinner/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT)

Six Flags was engulfed in floodwaters from Sweetwater
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Six Flags was engulfed in floodwaters from Sweetwater Creek in Atlanta, Georgia, on September 22, 2009. (Phil Skinner/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT)

A submerged truck is shown in flood waters
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A submerged truck is shown in flood waters in Mableton, Ga., Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009. Heavy rains caused flooding in and around the Atlanta area. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

A flooded home is shown in in Mableton,
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A flooded home is shown in in Mableton, Ga., Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009. Heavy rains caused flooding in around the Atlanta area. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Flooded homes are shown in Mableton, Ga., Tuesday.
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Flooded homes are shown in Mableton, Ga., Tuesday. Heavy rains caused flooding in and around the Atlanta area. (Sept. 22, 2009)

Flooded homes are shown in Mableton, Ga., Tuesday,
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Flooded homes are shown in Mableton, Ga., Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009. Heavy rains caused flooding in and around the Atlanta area. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Flooded homes are shown in in Mableton, Ga.,
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Flooded homes are shown in in Mableton, Ga., Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009. Heavy rains caused flooding in around the Atlanta area. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)