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12:00 AM, May 22, 2020 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:00 AM, May 22, 2020

Evacuations as two dams fail in US

More than 10,000 residents were evacuating their homes in Michigan Wednesday after two dams failed following heavy rain and triggered what officials warned will be historic flooding. Governor Gretchen Whitmer declared a state of emergency in Midland County, site of the breached dams, in the towns of Edenville and Sanford. The National Weather Service warned of life-threatening flash flooding and urged people in the area to seek higher ground immediately.

 

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