An evacuation order was issued for the city of Merritt on Monday, November 15, as flooding and mudslides impacted southern British Columbia.
Access into Merritt was prohibited as of 4 pm on Monday, according to officials. Floodwaters inundated two bridges across the Coldwater River and prevented access to the third, the City of Merritt said.
This footage filmed by Instagram user @disfordarin shows him navigating through deep floodwaters. Credit: @disfordarin via Storyful