We’ll guess this driver has heard the warnings in the past not to drive in standing water during floods because it might be deeper you think.
For this driver in Cincinnati, it didn’t matter. Until it did.
Two feet of water can sweep your car away.
Keep that in mind, Minnesota. Your flood season is coming.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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