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Whaley Bridge

The town of Whaley Bridge in Derbyshire, England, is evacuated after heavy rain and flooding causes structural damage to the nearby dam at the Toddbrook Reservoir amid fears the dam could collapse. A severe flood warning has been issued for communities situated along the River Goyt.

Town evacuated as dam wall collapses

Police tell Whaley Bridge's 6,500 residents to gather at a school amid fears a reservoir could burst.

  1. BBC