A witness filmed the breaking of a dam in California: video

With the social network got footage of a dam break in the American city of Oroville taken by the witness. The video shows that the huge water streams flow from the hills and standing at the bottom threatens to flood houses and cars. Above the dam is constantly flying a helicopter to monitor the situation.


Because of the threat of full breakthrough Oroville the dam was evacuated more than 200 thousand people out of eight settlements. In the biggest town of the same name took to the streets for looters.


Earlier Russian experts in Russia’s water sector, said that can help the United States. They give advice on similar issues within the framework of cooperation with the countries of Southeast Asia and several African countries, can help solve this issue, colleagues from the United States.

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