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State Police rescue three children in Allegany County

Posted at 12:54 PM, Jun 20, 2019

CENTERVILLE, N.Y. (WKBW) — New York State Police say three children were rescued following flooding in Centerville Thursday morning.

According to state police, three children crossed a small bridge over a creek on a family farm, heavy downpours caused flooding and the children could not get back across.

The children, ages 2, 4 and 6, were rescued by state police, Centerville Fire Department and a local resident following an hour-long investigation.