Mom, 60, who was an Uber driver dies in Texas flooding after finishing ride

A 60-year-old woman died Monday after her vehicle was swept away by heavy flooding in Mesquite, Texas, officials said.The woman, identified as Jole...

August 23, 2022
6:52 PM

A 60-year-old woman died Monday after her vehicle was swept away by heavy flooding in Mesquite, Texas, officials said.The woman, identified as Jolene Jarrell, was an Uber driver who was headed home after finishing a ride when she got caught in the flood, officials and friends told NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth.Mesquite Fire Chief Rusty Wilson said the woman, who was a mom of three, was found inside of a vehicle under a bridge after the deluge of water receded from the area, NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth reports.

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