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Fox River flooding


BURLINGTON (WKOW) -- Flooding is approaching historic levels along the Fox River in downtown Burlington.

In fact, the situation is becoming urgent in areas where a growing amount of road is disappearing underwater.

In the town of Wheatland, some people say this flood will be worse than in 2008, which is considered to be the worst flooding year in history.

And in Walworth County, West Side elementary school of Elkhorn was closed Thursday because flooding from the Rock River.

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