Due to consistent rain today Bear Creek is on the rise and running fast. Please be aware of the changing conditions and be prepared to evacuate if necessary. Watch the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Blog, Facebook and Twitter for information as soon as it becomes available.
The following video was shot shortly after 5 p.m. today in Upper Bear Creek near Meadowbrook Lane. This video should demonstrate the seriousness of the situation for all those living on Upper or Lower Bear Creek.