Dam in Michigan ruptures

A screenshot of Ryan Kaleto\'s video of the dam breach showing water pouring out of Wixom Lake.

EDENVILLE, Mich. – The Edenville dam in Michigan has failed and is breached.

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has issued an emergency declaration in response to the dam failure. She has also ordered that any emergency order issued in response to COVID-19 crisis is temporarily suspended "to the extent such order impedes the emergency response effort under this declaration." 

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