VIDEO: Driver rescued from car submerged in floodwaters

JACKSON, Miss. (WFLA) — Firefighters in Mississippi had to work quickly to rescue a man stuck in a car in rising floodwaters.

The Jackson Fire Department was called to help when the man got trapped in his submerged car downtown.

Cameras captured the rescue on video as a ladder truck was brought in and the crews pulled the man to safety.

Jackson was hit with flash flooding on Tuesday, forcing several streets to be shut down.

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