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Boy, 8, survives flood after being swept 6 blocks through Proctor culvert

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DULUTH - Emergency crews rescued an 8-year-old boy this afternoon who was swept five to six blocks through into a culvert in Proctor. He had some cuts but was otherwise uninjured, St. Louis County Undersheriff Dave Phillips said.


Flooding has caused massive damage in Duluth and surrounding areas, with roads crumbling, homes and businesses flooded, and zoo animals drowned.

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