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'Do not hesitate': Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer urges evacuations, warns Midland could be under 9 feet of water by Wednesday

USATODAY.com Wednesday, 20 May 2020
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has declared a state of emergency for Midland County after the Edenville and Sanford dams breached on Tuesday.
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News video: Frying Pan, Meet Fire: 500-Year Flood Hits Central Michigan Amid Pandemic

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Days of heavy rain in central Michigan have triggered a 500-year flood, forcing thousands of residents to evacuate. The flood of the Tittabawassee River in Midland led to the failure of two dams and the flooding of the town. Rising flood waters, already as high as five feet, reached historic levels...

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