In October, 2015, the Semmes Dam near Fort Jackson burst, contributing to significant flooding in areas surrounding the dam. The Army has been reluctant to release information about how the dam failed. Ashlen Renner
In October, 2015, the Semmes Dam near Fort Jackson burst, contributing to significant flooding in areas surrounding the dam. The Army has been reluctant to release information about how the dam failed. Ashlen Renner

Exclusive: Deadly dam break resulted from Fort Jackson's failure to maintain earthen structure, records show

March 22, 2018 06:28 PM