Canal breach floods 3 homes in Bluffdale

Posted at 8:30 PM, May 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-03 09:41:59-04

BLUFFDALE, Utah -- Three homes have been flooded in Bluffdale due to a canal breach, Monday evening.

The homes are located at 15766 S. Gun Stock Drive. Fire officials told FOX 13 News' Dora Scheidell residents filled the canal that evening but it got clogged with sage brush.

One of the homes had at about four feet of water in its basement.

Residents have evacuated and are assisted crews with sandbagging.

The canal is used for secondary water.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.