Flood Emergency Issued in McDonald County, Missouri

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ANDERSON, Mo. (KFSM) — Flooding is impacting our neighbors to the north.

Anderson, Missouri, about 20 minutes north of Bella Vista, has a flood emergency in place.  “If you are safe at home, please stay there,” according to the Anderson Fire Department Facebook post.

Currently, all personnel are performing water rescues.

The fire department stresses for drivers to, “Remember Turn Around Don’t Drown,” if they approach barricades or road closures, and to not drive through running water on the roadways.