Tens of Thousands Evacuated Because of Damaged Spillway

StoryfulPublished: May 28, 20172 views
Published: May 28, 2017

Over 180,000 residents of parts of California were <a href="http://www.kcra.com/article/evacuation-orders-issued-for-low-levels-of-oroville/8735215" target="_blank">forced to evacuate their homes</a> on Sunday and Monday, February 12 and 13, after concerns grew over the <a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2017/02/13/not-a-drill-thousands-evacuated-in-calif-as-oroville-dam-threatens-to-flood/?postshare=8991486974043834&tid=ss_tw&utm_term=.0b4f4e319ecc" target="_blank">Oroville Dam’s spillway</a>.

These videos show flooding in Butte County near where the spillway was damaged and flood waters spilled into lower ground.

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