Homeowners Spending Their Day Pumping Out Water


By Michelle Bartlome

Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) - Many roads throughout the City of Twin Falls are blocked due to flooding.

Along Addison Avenue, there are plenty portions of the road with standing water.

Some businesses' parking lots look more like lakes.

Cars are driving slowly throughout the City due to the conditions.

Homeowners across the City are looking for anyway to get rid of water in their basements.

We caught up with some homeowners on Blair Drive in Twin Falls that are spending their day pumping out water.

"I have a river flowing on the west side of my backyard and a river on the east side and I have a pump helping them flow to keep it away from my house," said Gene Jacobsen, Backyard flooded.

Homeowners said this is the worst storm they have experienced living in Twin Falls.

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