American Family responding to help customers in Kansas City and Topeka after Sunday's hail storm

Madison, Wis. (April 5, 2011) — A catastrophe team from American Family Insurance is responding to Kansas City, Mo. and Topeka, Kan., following a severe hail and wind storm that swept through the area on Sunday.

By Monday evening, American Family received 2,250 property claims and almost 1,000 auto claims. American Family expects those totals to rise to about 6,000 property claims and up to 3,000 auto claims.

American Family customers who have claims should immediately contact the company's 24-hour Customer Care Center 1-800-MY-AMFAM (692-6326) to schedule an inspection of their damaged property or vehicle.

The company has established three vehicle inspection drive-in sites at the following locations: