Louisville taxi driver drowns in flood waters


LOUISVILLE, Ky (WTVQ/WHAS11) – Flooding Saturday night in Louisville killed a taxi driver.

Metro police say a yellow cab driver was going west on Oak Street toward a railroad underpass when his cab got stuck in high water and flooded.

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He couldn’t escape and when emergency crews got there around 11 PM they say the cab was submerged.

They removed his body and pronounced him dead on the scene.