FOND DU LAC FLOODING

FOND DU LAC OFFICIALS EVACUATE ABOUT 15 HOMES AND A 100 UNIT APARTMENT AFTER ICE JAMS ON THE FOND DU LAC RIVER CAUSES FLOODING. THE FIRE DEPARTMENT SAYS THE FLOODING IS MOSTLY ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF CITY WITH WATER AS HIGH AS 20 INCHES. SOME RESIDENTS HAVE 3-4 FEET OF WATER IN THEIR BASEMENT AND POWER AND GAS TO ALL BUILDINGS IN THE AREA HAVE BEEN CUT.

 

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