Woman rescued after vehicle stuck in high waters

EAST ST. LOUIS - Officers from the East St. Louis Police Department rescued a woman whose car got stuck in high water Friday morning.

According to authorities,  around 12:30 a.m. she unknowingly drove her car into a flooded area on Nectar Avenue near North 14th Street.

She managed to climb into the back seat and police were able to get her out safely.

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