Whitmer declares state of emergency after Midland dam breaches, 10K could be evacuated

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday declared a state of emergency for Midland County after the Edenville and Sanford dams were breached following heavy rainstorms. About 10,000 people could be evacuated, ABC News reports. “In the next 12 to 15 hours, downtown Midland could be under approximately nine feet of water,” Whitmer said Thursday night at … Continue reading Whitmer declares state of emergency after Midland dam breaches, 10K could be evacuated