It’s Impossible To Forget The Horrific Catastrophe That Hit Austin In 1900

Rushing waters brought horrific destruction to the city of Austin in the dawn of the 20th century. When the Austin Dam burst, people fled for their lives and rushed to escape from the impending danger. Even though it’s been over 100 years since this forceful flood wrecked the city, the Austin Dam Failure remains one of Austin’s biggest tragedies. It’s impossible to forget this horrific catastrophe that hit Austin in 1900.

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