Turner Falls Park reopens after flash flooding

By: From Wire Reports
By: From Wire Reports

DAVIS, Okla. (AP) - Officials say Turner Falls Park has reopened after flash flooding prompted the evacuation of about 400 campers over the weekend.

Park manager Tom Graham tells The Oklahoman (http://is.gd/IGeqgu ) that the park in Murray County reopened on Tuesday morning. About 400 people were evacuated Sunday from tent camping sites because of the storms.

No one was injured.

Graham says about 65 people spent the night at the Murray County Expo Center near Sulphur.

Graham says campers have picked up their belongings that were left behind over the weekend.


Information from: The Oklahoman, http://www.newsok.com

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