No serious injuries were reported.
General News Reporter
Wellsboro emergency personaell assist at multi-car accident on Sept. 24.
In spite of the damage to vehicles there were no serious injuries.
Water runs down Bodine Street, enters the green drainage pipe on left, flows across and beneath Bodine Street, and is piped into a small hills…
The flooding at 139 Nichols Street is so intense that the groundwater has saturated porch flooring that is in fact uphill from the standing water.
Owner Alane Horton says that the dirty water is seeping under her fence and submerging her fenced-in yard.
Residents point to improper, unmaintained drainpipe issues at the cause of this damage.
Residents say that faulty drainage has resulted in backyard flooding on Nichols Street for years.
There’s a new owner at 45 East Ave., Wellsboro, only the second since 1801.