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Cows belonging to farmer Tim Wiff in Martell were caught in the flooded Rush River Wednesday.

Flooding causes local cows to be washed away in Rush River

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TOWN OF MARTELL--Tim Wiff, a farmer who owns land near Martell on the Rush River, said he received a startling phone call from Pierce County authorities around 8 a.m. Wednesday about his cattle being caught in the flooded Rush River.

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Wiff said he didn't even know his cattle encountered flood waters on the river which separates his pastures located just north of Martell. That was the first he had heard about his cows being caught in the waters.

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