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Local insurance companies busy after last week's storm

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

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Mackenzie Scherer, agent at Scherer Shelter Insurance in Sikeston, takes photos to document the damage at a property she insures in Sikeston. Insurance agents and adjusters are busy answering questions regarding homeowner's insurance and assessing claims brought about by last week's winter storms. Michelle Felter, Staff
SIKESTON -- Monday was the first day back in the office for several businesses around Sikeston. And insurance companies had a busy day, as they were slammed with questions concerning coverage for problems brought about by last week's winter storms.

Jeremy Anderson, owner of Anderson Green Insurance, said most insurance agencies like his were also out of power and without phone lines, so this is the first big day of business.

"And we've just been insanely busy," he said.

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