Stunning video on New york city floods: According to a video shared on Twitter, a New York City bus began to fill with water on Wednesday night as the driver was experiencing flash flooding.
In a video posted by UNICEF Press Officer Joe English in New York, a large pool of water appeared inside the bus as passengers stood on the seats without getting wet.
Hero bus driver managed to get us safely through the 3-4 feet of rain coursing down the boulevard, but only seemed to be getting worse.— Joe English (@JoeEEnglish) September 2, 2021
Finally made it through to higher ground and a fellow passenger exclaims ‘oh no I missed my stop..’ pic.twitter.com/ofrVQhGnhK
“Queens Boulevard in Maspeth / Corona is currently a river.Multiple cars get stuck in the water. Is completely insane, “English wrote in a tweet.
“The hero bus driver was able to get us safely to the bowler’s ward from 3-4 feet of rain,” he continued, as the bus finally reached the top.
New York was rocked by severe flooding as Hurricane Ida crossed the Atlantic and northeastern regions mid-Wednesday. The tornado also hit Maryland and New Jersey.