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Torrential rains soak Toledo

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A car runs through high water along Roachton Road west of State Rt. 25 in Perrysburg.

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Leanne Crosby, left, Tommy Meeks, and Nick Smallwood, from Cousino-Harris Disaster Kleen-up roll up the soaked carpet in the basement of the home of Jeff and Amy Bobak on Brookhaven Drive in Perrysburg.

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A driver speeds through high water along Roachton Road west of State Rt. 25 in Perrysburg.

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Ethan Rader, 5, of Perrysburg, fills his boots with water from heavy rains in the Brookhaven subdivision in Perrysburg.

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Toledoan Tony Harris secures a wooden railroad tie between the sidewalk and his Airport Highway yard in Toledo.

The Blade/Lori King
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Robert Ewing, Greenville, S.C., and his grandmother Evelyn Ewing, Las Vegas, watch as Lake Erie kicks up as a storm passes through Luna Pier, Mich.

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Frank McKinney moves branches from a large downed tree branch that fell across Vasser Street while his wife Lisa pulls into the driveway of their home.

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Lucy Baechle, 3, plays in the flooded street of Brookford Drive.

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Katherine Blystone, Berkey, tries to keep dry at Wildwood Metropark Preserve.

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A man takes shelter from the pouring rain at International Park.

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Cars fight their way through high water on Talmadge between Monroe and Sylvania streets.

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Lucy Baechle, 3, stands in the flooded sidewalk of her Brookford Drive home after a torrential downpour.

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Travis Sharp of West Toledo kayaks in the intersection of Cheltenham and Hughes in Old Orchard after the downpour.

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