A dam on the Niobrara River in Nebraska has breached.
Photo and Video Courtesy: Kenna Sedivy
According to the Knox County Sheriff's Office, the Spencer Dam has been compromised.
Several homes along the Niobrara River had to be evacuated.
Authorities say a portion of Highway 281 near the dam was washed out due to the dam failure.
The dam breach comes after rain and melting snow resulted in flooding around the region.