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A search and rescue boat is deployed as Saginaw Road is closed at Drake due to water over the road while floodwater rises in Midland, Michigan.

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This photo provided by Maxar Technologies shows Windover High School surrounded by floodwaters in Midland, Michigan.

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Damages are seen on one of two North M-30 bridges in Edenville, Michigan. After two days of heavy rain, the Edenville Dam failed and flood waters rushed south, ravaging the landscape in its path.

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Ryan Stadelmaier, 16, gives a piggyback ride to his sister Rachel Stadelmaier, 27, as they cross Walden Woods Drive while helping residents tend to their flooded homes in Midland, Michigan.

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Don Thomas of Saginaw pulls his boat up to his son Jason Thomas who went back to his house near W. Signet in Midland to retrieve his families two cats. "We were going to do just ours but everyone else was in the same situation" comments Don Thomas after taking several families to their flooded homes to retrieve their family pets. Flooding along the Tittabawassee River in downtown Midland, Michigan.

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Two MDOT employees survey the damage on one of two North M-30 bridges in Edenville Township north of Midland. After two days of heavy rain, the Edenville Dam failed and flood waters rushed south, ravaging the landscapre in its path.

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Members of Nationalist Congress Party(NCP) Women's wing protest holding crabs in hand at Maharashtra's Water Resource Minister Tanaji Sawant's residence, in Pune. The protest was against the Tiware Dam breakage incident in which 23 villagers died.

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Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) President Sharad Pawar interacts with villagers during his visit to Tiware Dam in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra. Several people died after the dam breached Wednesday, July 3, 2019.

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NDRF personnel conduct search operation for missing villagers, after Tiware dam breached following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri.

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NDRF personnel carry the body of a victim retrieved from marine debris, after Tiware dam breached following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri.

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A view of a damaged house after Tiware dam breached following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra.

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A view of a damaged house after Tiware dam breached following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra.

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A view of the Tiware dam which breached following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri.

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A view of the Tiware dam which breached following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri.

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A view of a damaged house after Tiware dam breached following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra. The dam breach caused a flood-like situation in seven downstream villages, with as many as 12 houses being swept away.

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A view of the Tiware dam after it breached following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri.

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NDRF teams and volunteers carry out rescue operation after Tiware dam breach following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri. The dam breach caused a flood-like situation in seven downstream villages, with as many as 12 houses being swept away.

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A view of the Tiware dam after it breached following incessant rains, in Ratnagiri. The dam breach caused a flood-like situation in seven downstream villages, with as many as 12 houses being swept away.

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