Infant, child, and two adults saved in Rusk County water rescue


Two adults, a child, and an infant were rescued after their car was stranded in flooded waters at CR 1114, according to the Rusk County Office of Emergency Management. 

The car was swept into trees, but Rusk County officials were able to rescue them unharmed.

New London, Kilgore Fire, and Kilgore Rescue units are on the scene of a swiftwater rescue of a stranded motorist on top of their vehicle on CR 1114.

The rescue is at Rabbit Creek Bridge north of Kilgore High School. 

The fire department posted a video of water beginning to crest over bridges.


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