Floods are the most common natural disaster in the U.S. Flash Floods can come with no warning. Floodwater may contain sharp objects that can cause injury and lead to infections. Be aware the floodwater may contain sewage and eating or drinking anything contaminated by floodwater can cause diarrheal disease (such as E.coli or Salmonella infection).
Precautions during Flooding events:
Never drive through flooded areas- TURN AROUND DON'T DROWN