Albany Police and Fire Rescue Small Children From Flooding

Police officers and firefighters in Albany, New York, rescued two small children from vehicles stranded in flooding caused by Tropical Storm Isaias on Tuesday, August 4, reports said.

Video filmed by Hassib Tleiji in front of South Point Auto Plaza shows officers wading through water with children in their arms near a flooded overpass.

Tropical Storm Isaias brought tornadoes, dangerous winds, and heavy rain as it moved north along the eastern coast of the United States on Tuesday, causing damage and power outages for hundreds of thousands of people, local media reported. Credit: Hassib Tleiji via Storyful