Videos: Trapped Lyons residents being evacuated by National Guard
Much of Boulder County has been hard hit by ongoing flooding in the area -- but few communities can compare to what's happening right now in Lyons. The town is cut off by rushing waters, prompting an order for the National Guard to evacuate residents trapped there since Wednesday.
Videos of the torrential onslaught are the most startling we've seen since the situation arose. We've collected some of the most memorable. Check them out below.
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