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Three trapped in vehicle in rising water in Roanoke

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

Story No. 052220102

ROANOKE,VA- Water was quickly rising and the current strong as Roanoke Fire and EMS Swift Water Rescue personnel were dispatched on May 20 at 10:50 p.m. for three occupants trapped in a vehicle.

The highly skilled team arrived at Bennington St and Edgerton Ave and quickly went into action.

Three occupants of the vehicle were 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.