Some Elk City residents asked to evacuate after flooding threatens homes

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Update 2:11 p.m.: There is some indication that flood waters are beginning to recede in Elk City.

Previously, Elk City Fire was ‘actively evacuating’ some homes after flooding water started to enter homes there.

Residents at some trailer parks and subdivisions were asked to leave, though there is no indication whether anyone did so.

Police in Elk City confirm that many roads are impassable and that homes and trailer homes have flooded.

We’ll keep you up-to-date on the latest as conditions change.

Remember, if you see high water, turn around!

Check back for updates!