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SD Red Cross volunteer deploys to Colorado to assist flood evacuees

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Nancy McKinney from the Oahe Chapter deployed to Northern Colorado Friday to assist with emergency assistance to families impacted by flash flooding. Massive mandatory evacuations have lead to several shelters opening, including a mega shelter for evacuees in Lyon County.  

Initially, the Red Cross expects a priority for feeding and sheltering operations. It is anticipated that several support functions will open in the near future. 

Additional volunteers from the Black Hills Area Chapter are on stand-by.  This includes the Emergency Response.

 

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