Tenn. officials brace for more flooding, deaths

A stranded car sits on a flooded road on Saturday, May 1, 2010 in Franklin, Tenn. Some areas of the state had gotten up to 10 inches of rain by Saturday afternoon and more was expected, said Tennessee Emergency Management spokesman Jeremy Heidt. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

May 3, 2010 8:14:39 AM PDT
About 1,500 guests of a downtown hotel complex spent the night in a high school to escape the flooding Cumberland River, which was expected to crest Monday following weekend thunderstorms that killed at least 19 people in Tennessee, Mississippi and Kentucky.