Trinity River

Trinity River Levee Breached Overnight in Kaufman County

No homes affected by the breech

Kaufman County Response Manager Steve Howie confirmed that a Trinity River levee breached overnight.

The breach occurred about a mile north from Highway 34. The town of Rosser is the closest to the breach but is unaffected.

Howie says he knew of only one business being cut off due to the rising water, but the business was able to move its equipment and employees out of the flooding waters.

As of 10:30 a.m. Highway 34 water was bout 4 to 5 feet below road level.

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