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Dowdy Ferry Road swift water rescue.
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Pair Rescued From Roof Of Car In Flood Waters

They crawled onto the roof of the car and dialed 911. Firefighters had to use a boat to reach them.


Victim told firefighters their barricade was not in place.  Firefighters say this is a growing problem.
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Dangerous Swift Water Rescues The Result Of Bad Choices

A woman learned an important lesson after a swift water rescue in Prosper Friday morning.



North Texan Killed In Flash Flooding Friday

Emergency crews working another swift-water rescue, found him.


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National Guard Helps Rescue Flooded Out Families In Johnson County

Rising high water meant the emergency rescue of dozens of Cleburne families.


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Dramatic Sacshe Water Rescues By Hovercraft & Helicopter

There were at least two dramatic high-water rescues in Sacshe Friday morning. One involved a stranded motorist and a hovercraft, the other a flooded police SUV and a helicopter.


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Heavy Rain, Flooding In Central & South Texas

Rain came down fast and furious in parts of the state last night. Some areas were drenched with more than a foot of water. With the storm system dumping that much rain, there were a lot of flooding problems.


Texas Task Force 1 swift water training on Lake Arlington. (credit: Joel Thomas, CBS 11)

Texas Task Force 1 On Lake For Swift Water Rescue Training

Members of Texas Task Force 1 used the water discharge rapids at the Exelon Power Plant on Lake Arlington for some very realistic swift water rescue training Thursday.