Floods impact Midwest, 2 dead

A car driving through flood water (Image: Shutterstock)

(WTNH) — We are feeling the chill in Connecticut on Thursday. However, things have been a whole lot tougher in other parts of the United States this week.

Flooding is the concern in places like Michigan, Ohio and Illinois.

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Two people are reported dead in the region, including a 1-year-old girl, who wandered into a pool of standing water.

Hundreds of families in low-lying communities are busy on Thursday putting sandbags around their property.

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