Firefighters Rescue Family From Basement During Idaho Flash Flooding

The Idaho Falls Fire Department saved a woman and her children after they became trapped in a basement when heavy rain caused flash flooding on Tuesday, May 23.

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for the area, encouraging people to avoid walking or driving through floodwater.

Footage from the Idaho Falls Fire Department shows a firefighter lifting a small child to safety Credit: Idaho Falls Fire Department via Storyful

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