Water released from Hope Mills Lake in hopes of preventing flood waters from overtaking dam

The Hope Mills town manager warned people downstream from Hope Mills Lake south of Fayetteville that flood waters from Hurricane Florence could overtake the dam and spillway. Water was being released in hopes of preventing uncontrolled flooding.
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The Hope Mills town manager warned people downstream from Hope Mills Lake south of Fayetteville that flood waters from Hurricane Florence could overtake the dam and spillway. Water was being released in hopes of preventing uncontrolled flooding.

Warning dam could breach, Hope Mills encourages some residents to evacuate

September 16, 2018 12:18 AM