Houston area sees relief, rescues after Imelda leaves 4 dead
Almost 16 feet of standing water was reported in Huffman, northeast of Houston, when a nearby bayou overflowed. The Harris County Sheriffâs Office deployed its marine unit to evacuate the around 60 residents. Officials have warned residents they might not see high waters recede in their neighborhoods until the weekend.
Tuesday Martin, one of the residents in Huffman who was rescued, couldnât help but think of Harvey when Imeldaâs floodwaters rushed into her home.
âHarvey affected us. We lost the whole first floor,â Martin said. âSo, itâs like two years later, we do not want to go through this again.â...