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Crews monitoring Lake Waxhoma dam after recent leak

Lake Waxhoma dam breach
Posted at 12:24 PM, May 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-31 11:19:25-04

BARNSDALL, Okla — Mayor Kelly of Barnsdall confirmed there is another leak in the dam at Lake Waxhoma.

Kelly said he made calls to the proper authorities to address this leak as quickly as possible.

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Their previous repair efforts eroded due to recent rains causing another leak to occur. Authorities are currently monitoring the dam as they pump out water to start the repair process.

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