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Turn Around, Don't Drown

Posted on October 4, 2015   |   1909 views

Here is a video from the U.S. National Weather Service warning about the dangers of driving through floodwaters. For the full safety tip, click here.

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  1. 1. Michael [ October 06, 2015 @ 10:21AM ]

    Nice video. As a volunteer fire & rescue member I have seen too many of these events.

  2. 2. Alan Walker [ October 13, 2015 @ 12:06AM ]

    We see a lot of those events here in Arizona-in the Sonoran Desert no less. Folks don't realize that the soil here has the porosity of concrete. Water doesn't soak in-it runs off. Many folks will drive through flooded washes-even going past barricades put up by police. If a motorist ignores barricades and has to be rescued from a vehicle swept away, they are liable for all rescue related expenses under state law.

 

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