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Roanoke Swift Water Team rescues motorist

By BECKY ROBINETTE WRIGHT, Senior Correspondent | May 22, 2020 | VIRGINIA

Story No. 052220101

ROANOKE,VA-Roanoke Fire and EMS swift water rescue team was dispatched on May 20 at 9:20 p.m for a person trapped in a vehicle in water.

Rescue crews arrived at Bennington St and Pike Lane and discovered a person trapped in a vehicle in flooded waters.

The occupant was safely rescued and no injuries were reported.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.