Drone footage shows flooding devastation in Missouri

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SPRINGFIELD, Missouri – Drone footage of the flooding in Missouri shows the scope of damage water has caused in the area.

Many roads are underwater and at least eight people have died so far.

More than 180 roads across the state are closed because of the high waters.

A State of Emergency is in effect and the National Guard is assisting with evacuations.

The rivers are still a day and a half to two days from cresting.