Person found trapped in vehicle that flipped into flooded ditch in SE Houston

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Houston firefighters rescued a person trapped in a vehicle that was found upside down and partially submerged in a flooded ditch.

Several crews arrived to the scene in the 4000 block of Almeda-Genoa and MLK just before midnight.

Firefighters said they found one person trapped who was still alive.

They were able to get the driver out safely.

SEE ALSO: Severe storms and hail pound Houston area neighborhoods
EMBED More News Videos

Storms have entered the Houston area and some viewers are beginning to see hail.


Dozens of vehicles stranded at I-10 and McCarty due to flooding

List of Red Cross shelters accepting flood victims

Houston area school delays and cancellations

How to check bayou levels in Harris County during heavy rainfall

High water locations reported on Houston-area roads

Expert tips on what to do if your car floods
Copyright © 2020 KTRK-TV. All Rights Reserved.