Floods in Pflugerville force evacuation of nearly 2 dozen

Floods in Pflugerville force evacuation of nearly 2 dozen

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About two dozen people had to be evacuated from their homes in Pflugerville overnight.

The water was so high in parts of the neighborhood that first responders had to use boats to get them out.

Victims were loaded onto CapMetro buses and taken to a shelter.

"He got me up and asked me to come to the front door I said why and he said we've got a river out there. It was scary and then the fire boys knocked on the door and told us to gather up a few things," Pflugerville resident Elaine Robbins said.

Several people tried to drive through the high water and didn't make it. Just another reminder to turn around, don't drown.

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