Personal stories from the Manitou Springs flood: No outrunning the torrent

Laura Hunter has been at Penrose Hospital since Friday's flood in Manitou Springs. She becomes emotional when talking about losing her cat and her home. Speaking from a wheelchair with her left leg in a cast, she talks to the media at Penrose Hospital on Monday, August 12, 2013.  (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Laura Hunter has been at Penrose Hospital since Friday's flood in Manitou Springs. She becomes emotional when talking about losing her cat and her home. Speaking from a wheelchair with her left leg in a cast, she talks to the media at Penrose Hospital on Monday, August 12, 2013. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)