MANTECA - Authorities with the San Joaquin Office of Emergency Services reported a breach in a levee Monday evening.
The breach was reported south of Highway 120 near Airport Way and Perrin Road. Water was reported flowing in an easterly direction, prompting evacuations from Mortensen Road to Woodward Road and east to Union Avenue.
The Lathrop Community Center at 15552 Fifth Street has been opened as an evacuation center.
Further information will be posted as updates come in.