Severe flooding and freezing conditions in the United States.
Titles read: "AMERICA - WINTER LASHES FIVE STATES".
United States of America.
Several shots of flooded streets in Cincinnati on the Ohio River. Cars are more than half covered with water. A couple row down a street in a boat. 'For Sale' sign sticking out above the water. Rain beating down hard on a street. A lorry makes its way through water causing clouds of spray.
General view of snow-covered area. A bulldozer and men with shovels work to clear snow. At a second-hand car dealer's forecourt we see cars covered in snow and ice. A man breaks ice off bonnet of car with shovel. A hand reaches in to break ice off the rear seat.
At a supermarket at Warren, Ohio we see several shots of goods damaged by floods being shovelled into a wheelbarrow and taken away.