- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 23, 2014

ALGODONES, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say a damaged levee has led to flooding in Algodones.

The Sandoval County Sheriff’s Department said the levee broke Wednesday afternoon and caused flooding after a recent rain storm.

Officials say at least 10 homes were affected, although there were no reports of injuries.

Sandoval County Fire Department pumped water and helped residents with sandbags.

Algodones is located around 20 miles north of Albuquerque.


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