Home Fire News Two people airlifted by National Guard as extreme flooding situation in Idaho...

Two people airlifted by National Guard as extreme flooding situation in Idaho gets worse

SHARE

Source: Facebook

The Idaho National Guard had to be called in to rescue five people after their home was flooded.

According to KXLY, melting snow and heavy rain has caused extreme flooding conditions in the state.

For the five people in this home, the National Guard and dive rescue teams had to be called in to get them to safety.

Three people were able to make it out on their own, but two others got trapped and had to be airlifted to safety.

The National Guard used a UH-60 Black Hawk and LUH-72 Lakota helicopter.

No word if the two people airlifted suffered any injuries.

© 2019 Bright Mountain Media, Inc. All rights reserved. The content of this webpage may not be reproduced or used in any manner whatsoever without the express written consent of Bright Mountain Media, Inc. which may be contacted at info@brightmountainmedia.com, ticker BMTM.

If you have any problems viewing this article, please report it here.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here