Big Water in Nebraska – level 3

27-03-2019 07:00

Nebraska (a state in the American Midwest) flooded last week, and an agency said that the flooding reached record levels in 17 locations across the state.

The flooding damaged hundreds of homes and over 600 people have been staying in shelters. One person died.

Difficult words: midwest (the middle and western side of a country), shelter (a safe place).

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