Firefighters Rescue Several People From Vehicles Stuck In Flood Waters Around Mercer County

November 30, 2020

TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–Tornado watches, severe thunder storm warnings and flash flood and flood warnings were all issued by the National Weather Service this afternoon though this evening.

Several drivers around Mercer County decided to drive though floodwaters needed to be rescued from their vehicles when their vehicles became disabled and stuck in the floods.

Route 29 North Bound prior to Calhoun Street a vehicle drove though flood waters and became disabled. The Trenton Fire Department responded to the South Bound lanes and were able to remove the driver from the stalled vehicle.

In Lawrence Township a person was removed from their vehicle at Princeton Pike and Devon Avenue and another location.

Firefighters were sent to several locations in Hopewell Township to remove occupants of stalled vehicles.

Here is a public service message from the National Weather Service, “Turn Around, Don’t Drown”