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By Marcus Huff
Staff Writer 

Evening storms result in flash flood event

WORLAND – Some quick, intense flooding was witnessed in Washakie County on Thursday, following a thunderstorm over the area, with the majority of the flooding in the Sand Creek area.

 

July 7, 2018



WORLAND – Some quick, intense flooding was witnessed in Washakie County on Thursday, following a thunderstorm over the area, with the majority of the flooding in the Sand Creek area.

Responding to the scene to provide road safety measures, Worland Volunteer Fire District Captain Brandon Yule shot photos of the flooding, while keeping travelers safe from crossing until the water receded.

“There was four inches of hail on the road when I arrived and the roadside had been washed away,” said Yule. “The culverts about 10 miles outside of town were full of debris so the water was flowing...



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