Raging West Canada Creek in Newport

Heavy Rains and water spilling over the dam at Hinckley Reservoir forced the West Canada Creek out of its banks. The pictures and video were shot at the Bridge on Bridge Street in Newport, NY. Moderate to MAJOR flooding was occuring along the entire length of the West Canada Creek from Hickley Reservoir to Herkimer.

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msaracino says ... on Friday, Apr 29 at 9:45 PM

I came down rt 29 into Middleville then continued on to Newport on rt 28. This was between 2-4pm Thursday. They closed rt 28 JUST after I got these images. The water was just starting to flow onto the road when I went through.

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suburban4 says ... on Friday, Apr 29 at 12:55 AM

what I meant was, is what roads did you take to get to Newport since quite a few were closed according to wktv

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travis9490 says ... on Friday, Apr 29 at 12:02 AM

over the bridge

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suburban4 says ... on Thursday, Apr 28 at 11:53 PM

nice job with the vid and pics....was waiting all evening to see what you got....by the way, how did you get there anyway :)

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