Shocking moment floodgate breaks at Lake Dunlap in Texas 

Shocking moment floodgate breaks on 90-year-old dam at Lake Dunlap in Texas, resulting 'in the dewatering' of the lake Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority (GBRA) shared video of the damn - that broke Tuesday morning - as it spilled tons of water downstream from Lake Dunlap The middle spill gate is the portion of the dam that collapsed Dam is approximately 90 years old 'These flows could pose recreational hazards,' the GBRA said. 'Stakeholders are advised to take precautions such as securing boats & recreational property' 

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Published: 20:26 BST, 16 May 2019 | Updated: 20:26 BST, 16 May 2019

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Video released on Tuesday shows the shocking moment a Houston area dam failed, resulting 'in the dewatering' of Lake Dunlap.

The Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority (GBRA) shared video of the damn - that broke Tuesday morning - as it spilled tons of water downstream. 

The middle spill gate is the portion of the dam that collapsed. It is approximately 90 years old.  

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Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority (GBRA) shared video of the damn - that broke Tuesday morning - as it spilled tons of water downstream from Lake Dunlap

Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority (GBRA) shared video of the damn - that broke Tuesday morning - as it spilled tons of water downstream from Lake Dunlap

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