MSD urging customers to consider flood insurance

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- An overcharged storm sewer blew its top during yesterday morning's torrential downpour. Metropolitan Sewer District workers were out all night answering calls. MSD spokesperson Lance LeComb joined us with the latest.

They are asking residents to visit knowyourzone.org to find out what level of flood zone they live in and find out how to purchase flood insurance.

Knowyourzone.org also has more information about preferred risk insurance policies for residents in moderate-to-low risk flood zone areas and options for obtaining flood insurance through current homeowners, renters or other insurance policies.