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High Water Rescue Vehicles

Who or what might need saving from water? Why might they or it need saving? What can happen in water or in a flood? 

Look at the rescue vehicles that are used in high waters. What do you notice about them?

Look at the videos below to find out more about high water rescues and the vehicles used.

HPD high water vehicle rescues driver in relentless rain

Look at the vehicle used to rescue this man from his car in a flood.

Amphitruck | High Speed Rescue Vehicle

This amphitruck moves on land and in very high water. It is a truck, boat and trailer in one vehicle!

Firefighters use new high-water vehicles to rescue stranded drivers

Houston firefighters were forced to use their new high-water vehicles to rescue drivers who traveled into floodwaters.

HTV News Flash: "HFD High Water Rescue Vehicle Training"

The Houston Fire Department recently received five High Water Rescue vehicles that it will implement should torrential flooding arise.

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