Driver in Sahuarita rescued from car stuck in running water - Tucson News Now

Driver in Sahuarita rescued from car stuck in running water

Disabled car in running water on Sahuarita Road. (Source: Rural/Metro Fire Department) Disabled car in running water on Sahuarita Road. (Source: Rural/Metro Fire Department)
SAHUARITA, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A driver in Sahuarita is safe and dry Tuesday night after being rescued from running water by the Rural/Metro Fire Department. 

According to a Rural/Metro release, around 5:50 p.m. Tuesday crews arrived near Sahuarita Road, west of Wilmot to find a car stuck in a low-lying area with running water.  Crews were able to get the driver out without injury. 

Officials with the Rural/Metro Fire Department want to remind the public to avoid low-lying areas and washes when the possibility of flooding exists.  

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