Person Floats on Mattress During Flooding in Corpus Christi, Texas

A person used an inflatable mattress as a flotation device amid flooding in Corpus Christi, Texas, on July 8.

Footage captured by Isaac Huerta shows the individual stretched out and floating on floodwaters in an intersection.

As of the afternoon of July 8, Corpus Christi received 5 to 7 inches of rain, with locally heavy rainfall forecast for the next 24 to 48 hours, according to the National Weather Service. Credit: Isaac Huerta via Storyful

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