Over the weekend, Houston and parts of Texas faced unimaginable destruction and record-breaking flooding. There were hundreds of horrific images of an entire city underwater, but amid the damage came hope, in the form of ordinary people stepping up to save lives and help out their communities.
Here's a few highlights:
Our officers conducting rescue operations in our city around the clock. Please STAY OFF the roadways and help us by helping your neighbors.
Our @houstonchron photogs have done incredible (& brave) work today. A slideshow worth your time: http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-weather/hurricaneharvey/article/Tropical-Storm-Harvey-unleashes-historic-flooding-12003362.php … #Houwx #Harvey
Touching photo by Louis DeLuca from our slideshow of Texans providing rescue in #HurricaneHarvey's 'biblical' floods https://www.dallasnews.com/news/photos/2017/08/27/photos-biblical-flooding-innundates-southeast-texas …
Extraordinary photo shows Harris County Sheriff's deputy rescuing two children from high floodwaters in Cypress, TX http://abcn.ws/2wTEJjz_____________