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Heavy Rains Threaten To Breach Dam In Lynchburg, Va.

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Heavy rains have caused a dam in Lynchburg, Virginia, to overflow and sparked fears of a catastrophic flood if the dam fails. County officials warned Thursday night that the dam could fail, prompting evacuations in some parts of the city.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Ashley Anne (@AshleyAReports), reporter for WDBJ7.

This segment aired on August 3, 2018.

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