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Community gets sandbags ready for river crest

The Knox County Emergency management agency is lining up volunteers to help with sandbags as the area prepares for the Wabash River to crest.

Officials expected flooding to affect travel and homes near the river in the coming days.

Right now, sandbags are available at the county highway department.

If you'd like to help volunteer to help people place sandbags at their home or business please call 211 (in Knox County) from 8-430 est or (812)888-4043 anytime.

The Wabash River is expected to crest on Saturday.

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