Flooding, runaway barges force evacuations in Oklahoma
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Police shut down major thoroughfares and ordered evacuations in Oklahoma after two barges came unmoored and threatened to crash through an Interstate 40 bridge and a dam on the bloated Arkansas River.

Just after 5 a.m. (6 a.m. ET) Thursday, the Sequoyah County Sheriff's Office said the barges were found several miles from Webbers Falls, one of the towns ordered to evacuate.

"They are still tied together and are currently stationary & stuck on a rock jetty, operators are working to secure...

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