A disaster emergency has been declared in South Bend, Indiana, due to an extreme flooding event.
According to Mayor Pete Buttigieg, the city is experiencing a 500-year flood event due to high river levels. A travel advisory has also been issued.
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg says the city is now experiencing a 500-year flood because of the high river levels. Watch live @WSBT
— Todd Connor WSBT (@ToddConnorTV) February 21, 2018
— WSBT (@WSBT) February 21, 2018