WATCH: Areas in Blair County face major flooding

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Update 11:55 a.m. – The Blair County Emergency Management Agency reports that conditions at the Lakemont Park Dam, off Park Avenue in Logan Township, have stabilized.

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BLAIR COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Blair County Emergency Management Agency is warning residents of dangerous flooding in the area.

In Logan Township, the public is being advised to avoid the area of Lakemont Park Dam, off Park Avenue in Logan Township due to flooding being caused downstream of the dam along Brush Run.

The Logan Township Police Department is warning residents that those living downstream of the Dam may face evacuation.

Flooding is also occurring in the Canoe Creek and city of Altoona area. Below photos and video show flooding on 21st Ave in Altoona. Residents said the water got so high it set off car alarms, popped car trunks and triggered lights to turn on.

The flooding started around 6 a.m. and also caused damage in basements.

Stick with WTAJ for more updates on the flood damage and possible evacuation.

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