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Looking Back at Two of Wenatchee’s Deadliest Disasters

Circa 1925, this photo displays the devastating aftermath of a flash flood on September 5th of that year which killed 16 people.

Local historian Chris Rader chats with KOHO Morning Show host Chris Hansen about a pair of disasters which took place in South Wenatchee’s Appleyard location, including a 1925 flash flood that claimed 16 lives and the rail yard explosion of 1974 which killed two and injured 70.

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