By Jennifer McRae

LONGMONT, Colo. (CBS4)– A Colorado brewery is switching from canning beer to canning water to help with the crisis in Texas. Can’d Aid, a local nonprofit, and the Oskar Blues facility in Longmont teamed up for relief efforts.

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They will send more than 100,000 cans of clean drinking water to Texas. Oskar Blues has been canning clean drinking water and sending it to people in need for years.

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One truckload destined for Austin hit the road on Saturday. The next shipment will go to a food bank in Houston later this week.

Jennifer McRae