A truck is stopped by flood water near Shoal Creek, south of Joplin, Mo, on Wednesday, March 19, 2008, after heavy rainfall in southwest Missouri caused many creeks and rivers to flood their banks. (AP)
Sixteen people have been killed and two people have gone missing in floods in the mid-west after heavy rains combined with melting snow pack causes rivers to overflow.
Thousands of others have been evacuated from their homes.
Forecasters say that more storms are expected and the flooding may not be over.
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