PHOTO: Car gets stuck in floodwater in Highlands County

AVON PARK, Fla. (WFLA) — A car got stuck after driving into floodwater in Highlands County on Wednesday.

The Highlands County Sheriff’s Office says the car drove into the water behind the Winn-Dixie in Avon Park.

Deputies posted a photo to Facebook showing the silver car with water nearly up to the door handles.

The photo also shows a sign nearby cautioning drivers that the area can flood in heavy rain.


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