14 rescued at flooded mobile home park

Posted at 12:14 PM, Oct 05, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-05 12:14:13-04

Authorities say 14 people were rescued after the Patuxent River flooded a mobile home park in Calvert County.

The Prince Frederick Volunteer Fire Department says crews found residents trapped in the Hallowing Point Mobile Home Park on Sunday night and rescued 14 people by boat. Fire officials say they made contact with 15 more residents who refused to leave their homes.

Officials say everyone in the mobile home park has been accounted for and no injuries were reported.

Light coastal flooding is expected to continue into Monday.


Photo Courtesy: @PFVFD2