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Baker Co. EMA releases Newton flood footage

The Baker Co. courthouse is shown submerged. The Baker Co. courthouse is shown submerged.
BAKER CO., GA (WALB) -

Baker County officials have released footage of their survey of the flood damage in Newton on Saturday. 

The video was taken by the Baker County Emergency Management Agency director Sherry Bailey.

The old court house in Baker County was also shown surrounded by water. It was the first time officials had been able to view the damage in old Downtown Newton.

All of the roads in Old Newton are currently closed. 

Officials said they are hoping the lowering of flood levels to clean up in the following three to four days.

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