Water rescue in east Austin canceled after no vehicle found, ATCEMS says

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — A water rescue was canceled Wednesday afternoon after Austin-Travis County EMS says a 911 caller reported a vehicle in rising water with a person inside.

But the search was canceled at 2:05 p.m. after ATCEMS and Austin Fire crews say nothing was found in the area of 5000 Bolm Road.

ATCEMS reminds residents: “Never attempt to drive through flooded roadways, #TurnAroundDontDrown.”

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