Woman rescued after 7 hours trapped in her car due to flooding on Friday

Woman rescued after 7 hours trapped in her car due to flooding on Friday
Woman trapped in car

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Heavy flooding from severe thunderstorms trapped a woman in her car for more than seven hours, Police say.

The driver got washed off the roadway in the area of North Ash Avenue on Friday. Her phone became unusable and she was trapped.

Someone driving by saw the vehicle off the road and rescued her.

Police say she was taken to the hospital and is expected to be okay.

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