Drivers rescued after flash flooding leaves them trapped on Denver highway

Drivers attempt to escape the flash flooding that left about a dozen people being rescued from cars on Sunday night in Denver, Colorado (ABC7) Driv...

August 8, 2022
5:42 PM

Drivers attempt to escape the flash flooding that left about a dozen people being rescued from cars on Sunday night in Denver, Colorado (ABC7) Drivers were rescued from stranded vehicles after flash flooding submerged a major highway in Denver, Colorado. The I-70 was flooded near the Brighton area, northeast of downtown, on Sunday. Traffic was paralysed in both directions as firefighters rescued 11 people from vehicles. One driver told ABC7 he was on the I-70 when water quickly submerged his car.

Louise Boyle