US Strong – Water Disasters – Seniors Rescued from Flooded Nursing Home
Dickinson, Texas: (a city in Galveston County) Residents wait in flood waters at the La Vita Bella nursing home. The Home flooded during Hurricane Harvey and fifteen senior citizens were evacuated by helicopter as the flood waters rose. The nursing home’s management had been instructed not to evacuate residents from the facility in advance of the storm. They were instructed to stay in place and have a disaster plan. Photo by Timothy McIntosh via Twitter.