Manitou Springs Flood Aug. 9

Manitou Springs Flood Aug. 9

Floodwaters on Friday, Aug. 9 caused havoc Friday evening in Manitou Springs and the west side of Colorado Springs when a deluge brought mud and debris off the Waldo Canyon burn scar.

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The Fountain Water Rescue team assists a woman down Canon Avenue in Manitou Springs after she broke her leg climbing to safety to avoid the flash flood that ripped through downtown Friday, August 9, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette
The Fountain Water Rescue team assists a woman down Canon Avenue in Manitou Springs after she broke her leg climbing to safety to avoid the flash flood that ripped through downtown Friday, August 9, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette
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