Driver rescued from stranded vehicle on flooded Hazelwood road - KMOV.com

Driver rescued from stranded vehicle on flooded Hazelwood road

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Water rescue teams were dispatched to retrieve a driver stuck in their car on a flooded road overnight. Water rescue teams were dispatched to retrieve a driver stuck in their car on a flooded road overnight.

HAZELWOOD, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Water rescue teams were dispatched to retrieve a driver stuck in their car on a flooded road in Hazelwood overnight. 

The car was located on Aubuchon Road between Missouri Bottom Road and Charbonier Road. The driver tried driving through the flooded section of the road, but became stuck, police said.

Around 12:30 a.m., rescue teams retrieved the drive from the car. The driver was not injured during the incident. Emergency crews also removed the car from the water.

Hazelwood Police said if the rainfall ceases, Aubuchon Road should reopen by Wednesday afternoon.

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