DENVER (CBS4) – Disaster workers from the Red Cross in Colorado and Wyoming are on their way to the Midwest.

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They were deployed to help flooding victims in Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky.

Those communities have been dealing with severe weather for several days.

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The Ohio River in Utica, Indiana crested to about 12 feet above flood stage on Monday.

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The Red Cross workers will help provide shelter, food and some health services for people who have had to leave their homes.

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