Crownpoint dam expected to break
Posted at: 09/15/2013 6:02 PM
| Updated at: 09/15/2013 8:14 PM
By: Jeffery Gordon, KOB.com
According to law enforcement, a dam in Crownpoint is expected to break sometime between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on Sunday evening.
When the dam fails a flash flood is expected to impact low laying areas of Crownpoint.
This area includes the Indian Health Service Hospital.
An evacuation is in progress and people in the area should seek higher ground immediately.