Vehicles Abandoned in Floods After Storm Slams Omaha

Roads were flooded in Omaha, Nebraska, on Tuesday, June 7, as powerful storms brought quarter-sized hail and driving rain to the region, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

The weather service issued warnings for severe thunderstorm around portions of southeast Nebraska and Southwest Iowa, and urged drivers to remain cautious on the road and avoid driving through floodwater.

The video from Omaha resident Jonathan Hernandez shows a vehicle abandoned in floodwaters on the road in front of his house close to Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery. Credit: Jonathan Hernandez via Storyful

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