Governor tours flood damage areas

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ILLINOIS (WAND) - Governor Runner joined Illinois Emergency Management Agency and Lake County Board Chairman to tour flood damage in Lake County.

In Lake County, the Campbell Airport was flooded and closed, Lake Bluff Golf Course was flooded, and Lincoln shire Marriott was closed.

The Governor toured the flooded damage two days after the county declared a state of emergency.

The American Red Cross responded to Cook, Lake and Henry counties to aid those affected by the flooding and power outages.

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