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Flooding forces evacuations in Steelville Friday morning

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mobile home community on Cedar Street was evacuated around 4:30 a.m. after water in Yadkin Creek began rising. mobile home community on Cedar Street was evacuated around 4:30 a.m. after water in Yadkin Creek began rising.
mobile home community on Cedar Street was evacuated around 4:30 a.m. after water in Yadkin Creek began rising. mobile home community on Cedar Street was evacuated around 4:30 a.m. after water in Yadkin Creek began rising.
mobile home community on Cedar Street was evacuated around 4:30 a.m. after water in Yadkin Creek began rising. mobile home community on Cedar Street was evacuated around 4:30 a.m. after water in Yadkin Creek began rising.

STEELVILLE, Mo. (KMOV.com) – An area in Crawford County was evacuated due to flooding Friday morning.

According to Steelville Fire Chief Steven Lefler, a mobile home community on Cedar Street was evacuated around 4:30 a.m. after water in Yadkin Creek began rising.

Chief Lefler said around 20 mobile homes were impacted and 15 adults and three kids were rescued.

Water rose to just over four feet in the area.

Officials from Bourbon, Cuba, Potosi and Sullivan assisted with the evacuations.

Around 8 a.m. officials said it was safe for residents to return to their homes.


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