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Residents Rescued From Flood Waters in S. Utah

Utah, USA
A muddy mess for people in Southern Utah. Flood waters washed through homes and knocked out power. Residents across Washington County are digging out after flash floods left behind a big mess. Major flash flooding threatened the community in Virgin. Lost Creek, which flows into the Virgin River, crested its banks and really made its own path from there. Lost Creek was virtually unstoppable last night. It plowed through a road and into a family subdivision, tearing through every home it came to. "It was unbelievable to see so much water and debris coming down the road so fast." "You can tell, it's just devastation." "It was all water, rolling water. This was a river out here

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Flash Floods Hitting Utah's Dixie
Taken around 8 pm at the Zion River Resort in Rockville, Utah. Photo by Michael Hozik,
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