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One Person is dead, three missing after flash floods ripped through Larimer County

Deadly heavy flooding moving through Poudre Canyon
Published: Jul. 21, 2021 at 8:59 AM MDT|Updated: Jul. 21, 2021 at 11:05 AM MDT
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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) - One person is dead, and three others are still missing after flash floods ripped through Poudre Canyon, northwest of Fort Collins in Larimer County.

Five homes were destroyed by the flood waters.

The Larimer County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to search for the people who are still unaccounted for. A dive team was brought in to recover one body from the Poudre River.

Homes in the area along Highway 14 in Poudre Canyon were evacuated, but residents have since been able to return to their homes.

Poudre Valley REA reports power is still out for dozens customers in the Rustic area.

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