Monica Myers December 12, 2018

Aerial images captured the ever-worsening situation caused by the severe erosion of one of the Oroville Dam’s emergency spillways in Oroville, Monday, as emergency crews prepare to tackle the problem by offloading batches of rock in front of the spillway, with the use of a helicopter. Local authorities claim that around 200,000 people were evacuated in less than a day, out of fear of an imminent flood.

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10 thoughts on “USA: Aerial footage captures Oroville spillway crisis as authorities react

  1. Ppl are fleeing and they should but look at the level of the lake, move to the mountains surrounding it: That’s were I would built a small hut to stay safe, dry, warm and have a sleep.

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