Woman, child OK after swift-water rescue on southwest side

Published: Aug. 2, 2016 at 3:57 PM MST|Updated: Aug. 2, 2016 at 3:58 PM MST
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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A woman and a child are OK after a swift-water rescue on the southwest side of Tucson.

The incident, the third in the area today, happened around 11:20 a.m. on South Desert Sunrise Trail near West Snyder Hill Road.

The rescued woman said she did get cited under the stupid motorist law but was not cited for endangerment.

Around 10 a.m., the Corona de Tucson Fire Department responded to a swift-water rescue on South Houghton Road near East Andrada Road.

Southbound Houghton at Interstate 10 will be closed due to flooding, according to the Tucson Police Department.

Around 8:30 a.m., one person was rescued after getting trapped in a car on Silverbell Road between Ina and Camino Del Cerro.

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