Flash flooding traps people in vehicles

ST. LOUIS – Several people were trapped inside vehicles during flash flooding in north St. Louis.

Captain Garon Mosby says three vehicles were affected by flooding in the 9200 block of Riverview Boulevard. Two of those vehicles were occupied. Everyone was able to evacuate their vehicles safely.

ALERTS: Current weather watches and warnings

The St. Louis area has seen strong storms move through the area since Wednesday morning. Scattered showers and storms are expected to continue into Thursday, with the possibility of severe weather.

On Wednesday afternoon the National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Warning for much of the St. Louis area.

FORECAST:First Alert forecast

Severe weather is expected to hit the area again Thursday, with the chance of damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes.


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