Flood Devastates Homeless People in Colorado Springs


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Homeless people in Colorado Springs lost everything they owned due to the recent catastrophic flooding along a stretch of Fountain Creek from Manitou Springs to southeast Colorado Springs.

The remnants of homeless camps could be found along Fountain Creek. Those who were deeply affected were the chronically homeless people who live on the streets and beneath bridges.



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