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TX: 4 missing after floodwaters sweep away RV park

(Oct. 9, 2018) -- Emergency crews were searching for four men whose recreational vehicle was among those swept away as floodwaters in an RV park in West Texas, prompting dramatic rescues by helicopters and boats. Heavy rains fell Sunday night and into Monday morning in Junction, about 140 miles west of Austin.

DALLAS — Emergency crews were searching for four men whose recreational vehicle was among those swept away as floodwaters in an RV park in West Texas, prompting dramatic rescues by helicopters and boats. Heavy rains fell Sunday night and into Monday morning in Junction, about 140 miles west of Austin.

So far, there were no fatalities confirmed, but Kimble County Sheriff Hilario Cantu said “all the RVs, everything, got swept away.”

Texas Game Warden Rachel Kellner said the four missing men worked together and were swept away before daybreak by the South Llano River.

Read the full story from CBS News.

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About Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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