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In Tuscumbia, water from the Osage River was a few feet from the roadway before the dam’s floodgates opened. On Route 17 west of Tuscumbia, Saline Creek was also flooded. Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) employees assisted in excavating ditches and trying to control run off that was filtering water, mud and debris over Missouri Highway 17.

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Bagnell Dam floodgates opened; city of Bagnell evacuated

Governor sends National Guardsmen, other military outfits to assist severe flooding in Miller County

The city of Bagnell, Wood River Campground and Chaney Road Trailer Park in Miller County were evacuated Wednesday morning, according to the Lake Ozark Fire Protection District.

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