(WJRT) - (8-3-17) - The CDC says half of all flood-related drownings happen when people drive into standing water.
A small car can be washed away in just 12 inches of water.
An average car can get swept up in 2 feet of water.
There is no way to tell how deep water is over a road.
Many times, drivers get into trouble because they don't know the road is damaged beneath water.