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NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) – Heavy flooding in several counties in Middle Tennessee on Saturday resulted in water rescues, road closures and communication disruptions with several people missing, officials said.

Parts of Hickman County received more than 11 inches of rain early Saturday morning, and flash flood warnings were in effect for Dickson, Hickman, Houston and Humphreys counties on Saturday afternoon, according to Tennessee.

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