By Bria Brown

(CBS DETROIT) – More than 45,000 people have registered to claim part of the $641 million Flint Water Crisis settlement.

Court filings show that is just a preliminary figure and not a final count.

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Flint residents were eligible to register if they lived in flint and were affected by the contaminated water.

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Claim administrators say it will take at least a week to have a final count and start reaching out to those people.

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