Harris, Grimes, Parker and Fayette will get federal aid following last week's flooding.
"I would like to thank the President and FEMA for quickly granting Texas' request for Individual Assistance following last week's severe weather," said Texas Governor Governor Abbott. "The State of Texas will continue to work with our local and federal partners to aid Texans recovering and rebuilding from flood damages and ensure all those affected receive the assistance they need."
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How To Escape Flooded Car
Several drivers became trapped inside their cars this week after driving into flood waters.In emergencies like these, there are tools that can help drivers escape. Eyewitness News Reporter Kaitlin McCulley was able to break the driver's side window from the inside using a tool called the "resqhammer."