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Emergency Officials: 80+ homes damaged in Lee Co. flooding

More than 80 homes have been damaged in Lee County due to flooding. More than 80 homes have been damaged in Lee County due to flooding.
LEESBURG, GA (WALB) -

More than 80 homes have been damaged in Lee County due to flooding.

EMA Director James Howell said that they will be assessing more homes, so the number may increase.

Lee County officials spent today traveling through the affected flood areas checking out the damage.

They have been urging people to be cautious as they get back to their homes, and they're telling people who don't live in the areas to stay away.

GEMA is also out around South Georgia, working to assist with emergency management agencies.

They have already been out around South Georgia, responding to other weather-related incidents.

A 6 p.m. curfew in flooded areas is still being enforced.

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