Good Samaritans help rescue woman and her car from flooded roadway

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Flash flood warnings made roads across Central Alabama impassable on Christmas night. It led to a few people getting stuck on the roadways. That includes Tania Owens who’s vehicle got caught on the southside of Birmingham near UAB’s campus.

Thankfully a few good Samaritans were there to help. They were able to pull Owens and her car out of the water. Owens said she learned a very important lesson, “Avoid getting in this weather. Avoid getting in this weather.”

Emergency managers in most counties throughout the area are asking everyone to not drive tonight.

Copyright 2015 WIAT 42 News

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