Winston-Salem Rescue Team Frees Man Trapped in Flooded Vehicle

Rescuers with the Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Fire Department pulled a man out of a flooded vehicle in the Oldtown area on Thursday, November 12, local reports said.

Video released by the fire department shows rescuers helping a man out of the vehicle and onto his feet in thigh-high water where he was able to walk away. No injuries were reported.

At least seven people were killed in flooding caused by historic rainfall in North Carolina on Thursday. The "widespread flooding also stranded vehicles and rendered some streets completely “impassable,” local reports said. Credit: Winston-Salem FD via Storyful