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Dramatic water rescue in Oklahoma City

An SUV was stuck in deep water

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(NBC News 2017)

OKLAHOMA CITY – A dramatic scene played out in northwest Oklahoma City Wednesday as a water rescue was captured on camera.

"I'm stuck on a dam on Hefner where Ski Island is, and I'm pushed up by the railing, and I cannot get out of it. There's just been so much flooding. I don't even know why I chose to do this. This is stupid. I didn't think it was as bad as it is but I can't get out of it," said the driver in a 911 call.

The saving grace was a guardrail that held her SUV from a full-fledged sweep into the fast-moving water.

"My car is starting to fill up with water."

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