Burning house floats down a creek in White Sulfur Springs as deadly flooding hits West Virginia

A burning house is dragged down a creek in White Sulphur Springs after major flooding are reported across West Virgina right now.

Meanwhile a state of emergency has been decreted in 44 impacted counties, where at least 2 people have died already.

At least two people are dead as significant flooding inundated several West Virginia counties on June 23, 2016.

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A state of emergency was expanded to 44 of those counties impacted.

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Nothing can resist. Not even a tractor-trailer:

Eight-year-old died at a West Virginia hospital Thursday after he slipped into a creek and was swept away by raging waters.

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via Twitter / Bryan Hughes

An elderly man drowned in floodwaters around 8:30 p.m. Thrusday night in Kanawha County.

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The frightening news comes one day after several tornadoes touched down in Ohio and northern Illinois on June 22, 2016 leaving tens of thousands without power across the Midwest.

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Coming back to our burning house: Howard’s Creek, which runs through White Sulphur Springs came out of its banks following several inches of rain during a short period of time. Here again the video (Youtube format):

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