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Water Supply Problem Continues After Flooding in Georgia

Residents stop by water tankers located across from the Summerville Fire Department in Summerville, Ga., Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022. After flooding in Chattooga County, many residents have been left without water. (Olivia Ross/Chattanooga Times Free Press via AP)
Residents stop by water tankers located across from the Summerville Fire Department in Summerville, Ga., Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022. After flooding in Chattooga County, many residents have been left without water. (Olivia Ross/Chattanooga Times Free Press via AP)

Summerville, Ga. (AP) -- Officials continued to scramble Tuesday to restore water service in parts of a northwest Georgia county after flash flooding Sunday submerged pumps and flooded buildings.

Chattooga County officials said water for 8,000 customers in Summerville, Menlo and surrounding areas would remain out of service through at least Wednesday.