Harrowing rescue caught on tape

The dramatic rescue of a family surrounded by rushing floodwaters with their car about to sink was caught on camera.
1:43 | 08/08/20

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I do dramatic rescue caught on camera a family surrounded by rushing floodwaters their car ready to scenes. Good samaritans rationing health Ron's got out the details and we can guarantee you rob. Hey good morning Eva you know herky serious crest so many communities with damaging winds but often the most life threatening stuff from tropical systems. Is inland flooding and that's exactly what we see here in Eastern Pennsylvania are remarkable story of survival and heroism. Well aren't that fish you're watching the heart stopping moment of family was nearly overtaken by raging floodwaters everybody else to Vegas three people. All are far back as then tropical storm he's say as of march its way up the East Coast. Pennsylvania father and his four children found themselves stuck in rushing rising water covered. Yelling at dad now they eat away from the car with a median arms. And he's almost gone under so he's Helm get back of the car. Down the road a group of strangers notice the family struggling to escape instantly jumping in to action alone a township backed out performing a risky high water rescue. Yeah yeah. Can still see the tears in his eyes or some holding onto. I'd let go. The good samaritans making a human Cheney and carefully getting a family to safety and one by one. Hariri go. Hey Barry had gathered doing it. None of us knew each other who cares who we are. Everybody's family and everybody needs they care. How about that two people from Pennsylvania to from England. And that set up front loader carrying their families say if you are very grateful and safe. This morning.

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