Cars Drive Through Flooded Houston Streets as Harvey Hits Texas

StoryfulWeather Published August 27, 2017 85 Plays

Rumble Cars drove through submerged streets in midtown Houston, Texas, on August 26, as the area was hit by severe flooding amid Tropical Storm Harvey. At least one person died after rainfall from the storm triggered flash flooding in several parts of Houston. The :Houston Chronicle reported one woman died after exiting her vehicle in flood water while rainfall of up to five-inches left many roads flooded. Hurricane Harvey was downgraded from Category 4 to Tropical Storm status after making landfall near Corpus Christi on Friday but forecasters warned the weather system would stall over the Houston area generating significant rainfall over the weekend. Credit: Twitter/Blakeeakin via Storyful