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Auto repair shops flooded with vehicles damaged on roads during winter storm

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As the winter gridlock continues to loosen its grip on Central Alabama, some drivers are returning to their abandoned vehicles Thursday only to realize they've been damaged. ABC 33/40 captured video of damaged cars and fender benders across the metro-Birmingham area.

Local auto repair shop owners are working overtime to deal with the volume. Several insurance companies are also noticing a stream of claims being filed. Allstate and State Farm Insurance spokespeople tell ABC 33/40 they expect even more calls over the next week.

For tips on what to do if you're car is damaged, tune into ABC 33/40.

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