Lone Fisherman Makes the Most of Floods in Canton, Ohio

One keen fisherman stood in a flooded field looking for a catch as heavy rain continued to wreak havoc in the Canton area of Ohio into Wednesday, June 18, with heavy downpours causing significant damage to parts of the state over several days.

This footage from the Canton City Fire Department shows the extensive flooding in the Plain Center and Martindale Park areas of Canton, with fields and park areas submerged in flood waters.

Heavy rain has caused difficulty in Ohio for several days, with more forecast from June 19 onward. Credit: Canton City Fire Department via Storyful