Perry visits Belton, declares disaster
UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:53am
Texas Governor Rick Perry made a trip to Belton to tour flooded areas ravaged by tropical storm Hermine.
After the tour, Perry announced a disaster declaration for forty counties. The declaration frees up state money and equipment for cleanup.
At least two people have died in the flooding. Officials are still searching for several other missing people.