Images of the 2008 Fort Kent flood

Posted March 25, 2014, at 5:47 p.m.

FORT KENT, Maine — In late April of 2008, the St. John and Fish rivers rose to record levels, which caused extreme damage, closures and the evacuation of at least 600 people.

With 2014’s spring imminent, here is a slideshow of images of the disastrous flooding, which caused damage to the towns and lives of people throughout the Fort Kent area.