Boatman Rescues People Stranded by Flooded Houston Freeway

StoryfulWeather Published August 27, 2017 90 Plays

Rumble Harris County officials asked residents with flat-bottom boats to help with rescues on Sunday, August 27, as Tropical Storm Harvey’s heavy rains pushed water levels higher and higher in the Houston area. In this footage, a man with a small boat is picking up people one at a time from a highway ramp and bringing them to safety. Credit: Twitter/Carlos Gomez via Storyful