Imelda Leaves 2 Dead in Texas, Others Stranded and Trapped

Forecasters warned that parts of northeast Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Louisiana could see flash flooding as Imelda's remnants shifted to the north.

  • Published 20 September 2019

CHINA, Texas (AP) — Emergency crews continued to pull motorists and others from high water September 20 after the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda soaked the Houston area, leaving at least two people dead and prompting hundreds of rescues for people trapped during a relentless downpour that drew comparisons to Hurricane Harvey two years ago. Imelda's aftermath is also blamed for major travel headaches as motorists slogged through water-swollen streets, air travelers faced flight delays… Read at AP News