Hurricane Agnes

Tropical Storm Agnes, which hit Pennsylvania June 22, 1972, was the worst natural disaster in the state's history, causing $2.1 billion damage. A car and a gas tank are no match for the flood's current as it rushes through Middleport, Schuylkill County.

( MORNING CALL FILE PHOTO / June 22, 1972 )

Tropical Storm Agnes, which hit Pennsylvania June 22, 1972, was the worst natural disaster in the state's history, causing $2.1 billion damage. A car and a gas tank are no match for the flood's current as it rushes through Middleport, Schuylkill County.

  • Email E-mail
  • add to Twitter Twitter
  • add to Facebook Facebook