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The Arizona Republic
Arizona regulator wants higher fines for railroad safety violationschallenges as vehicle traffic has greatly increased over the years," she said.I
Arizona regulator wants higher fines for railroad safety violations
The Arizona Republic / Posted 22 hours ago
challenges as vehicle traffic has greatly increased over the years," she said.Increasing safety Phoenix and the Arizona Department of Transportation are working to secure federal funds for some crossings. One example is at 35th Avenue... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Hundreds of saguaros replanted along Loop 101 in Scottsdale areacactuses are back in the ground after being replanted as part of a freeway impr
Hundreds of saguaros replanted along Loop 101 in Scottsdale area
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
cactuses are back in the ground after being replanted as part of a freeway improvement project in the Scottsdale area. The Arizona Department of Transportation says approximately 400 transplanted saguaros were among more than 1,000 cactuses and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Receives $9 Million FAA GrantProject don’t happen without strong support from our Congressional Delegation a
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Receives $9 Million FAA Grant
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
Project don’t happen without strong support from our Congressional Delegation and our partners at the FAA and Arizona Department of Transportation,” said Interim Executive Director/CEO J. Brian O’Neill, A.A.E. “Phoenix-Mesa Gateway... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Loop 202 south reopened at Elliot Road in MesaRoad closures affected the morning commute as the Valley dried out from an earl
Loop 202 south reopened at Elliot Road in Mesa
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
Road closures affected the morning commute as the Valley dried out from an early morning storm. The Arizona Department of Transportation reopened the Loop 202 southbound at Elliot Road in Mesa about 6:50 a.m. The roadway had been closed earlier for... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Start Of South Mountain Freeway Construction Slated For September“very aggressive schedule” will get the project done in about three years, said
Start Of South Mountain Freeway Construction Slated For September
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 4 days ago
“very aggressive schedule” will get the project done in about three years, said Dustin Krugel, spokesman with the Arizona Department of Transportation. “The opponents of this project are certainly entitled to appeal, but Friday’s decision... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Fatal crash on northbound I-17 slows trafficshortly after noon near Newman Park. One person was killed, according to the Ar
Fatal crash on northbound I-17 slows traffic
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 days ago
shortly after noon near Newman Park. One person was killed, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety. The Arizona Department of Transportation tweeted that drivers can expect long delays for an extended amount of time as only the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Judge: South Mountain Freeway expansion can proceedexpansion to connect Interstate 10 from Phoenix to Chandler through part of the
Judge: South Mountain Freeway expansion can proceed
The Arizona Republic / Posted 7 days ago
expansion to connect Interstate 10 from Phoenix to Chandler through part of the South Mountain Preserve. They argued the Arizona Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration violated the National Environmental Policy Act and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Grand Avenue closed for morning commuteAvenue because of a crash, and the street was expected to remain closed through
Grand Avenue closed for morning commute
The Arizona Republic / Posted 8 days ago
Avenue because of a crash, and the street was expected to remain closed through the morning rush hour, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. ADOT suggested alternate routes, such as Loop 101 or Interstate 10. Read or Share... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Arizona State Board of Transportation GANs 'AA'; Outlook StableRating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY The GANs are backed by pledged future fede
Fitch Rates Arizona State Board of Transportation GANs 'AA'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY The GANs are backed by pledged future federal aid under grant agreements between the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). Available funds deposited in the... Read more
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CBS News
Emotional Adele posts video telling fans why she's canceling Arizona concertcanceled her show tonight in Phoenix :-),” @kidrauhl_ishero tweeted. But perha
Emotional Adele posts video telling fans why she's canceling Arizona concert
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
canceled her show tonight in Phoenix :-),” @kidrauhl_ishero tweeted. But perhaps the most disappointed fans are at to the Arizona Department of Transportation, which apparently enjoys Adele more than one might expect based off its highway signage... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
ADOT honors Adele with singsong freeway signAdd it to the list of laugh-inducing wins for the Arizona Department of Transpo
ADOT honors Adele with singsong freeway sign
The Arizona Republic / Posted 9 days ago
Add it to the list of laugh-inducing wins for the Arizona Department of Transportation. The agency honored Adele this week with one of its infamous, play-on-words slogans on its digital road signs. Adele has postponed her Aug. 17 concert in Phoenix,... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Avondale man accused of illegally selling vehiclesfines after an investigation revealed that he had been illegally selling vehicl
Avondale man accused of illegally selling vehicles
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 10 days ago
fines after an investigation revealed that he had been illegally selling vehicles for nearly a year. Detectives with the Arizona Department of Transportation said Daniel Miranda, 35, sold 124 vehicles in the last 11 months without a dealer's... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Loop 101 westbound closed in Scottsdale after crashat Scottsdale Road early Monday afternoon after a serious crash, causing delays
Loop 101 westbound closed in Scottsdale after crash
The Arizona Republic / Posted 11 days ago
at Scottsdale Road early Monday afternoon after a serious crash, causing delays of more than 2 miles, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Alternate routes were recommended. Another major artery was reported closed in... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
I-17 northbound restricted north of Cordes JunctionInterstate 17 northbound was open about nine miles north of Cordes Junction at
I-17 northbound restricted north of Cordes Junction
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 days ago
Interstate 17 northbound was open about nine miles north of Cordes Junction at milepost 273 after a crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Northbound lanes initially were both closed. Southbound lanes of I-17 remained... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: S
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 days ago
theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: Scott Davis, KPHO/KTVK, via Facebook) The Arizona Department of Transportation channeled its inner Yoda again Thursday morning, advising those driving on Arizona's... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: S
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: Scott Davis, KPHO/KTVK, via Facebook) The Arizona Department of Transportation channeled its inner Yoda again Thursday morning, advising those driving on Arizona's... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: S
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 13 days ago
theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: Scott Davis, KPHO/KTVK, via Facebook) The Arizona Department of Transportation channeled its inner Yoda again Thursday morning, advising those driving on Arizona's... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: S
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 13 days ago
theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: Scott Davis, KPHO/KTVK, via Facebook) The Arizona Department of Transportation channeled its inner Yoda again Thursday morning, advising those driving on Arizona's... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: S
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' dead at 81
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 13 days ago
theaters. Return of the ADOT Jedi-ismsReturn of the ADOT Jedi-isms (Source: Scott Davis, KPHO/KTVK, via Facebook) The Arizona Department of Transportation channeled its inner Yoda again Thursday morning, advising those driving on Arizona's... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Beeline Hwy. curve still dangerousespecially during the busy summer months. After a string of fatal wrecks, Gary
Beeline Hwy. curve still dangerous
Payson Roundup / Posted 14 days ago
especially during the busy summer months. After a string of fatal wrecks, Gary Morris, P-S Fire chief, went to the Arizona Department of Transportation for help. In September 2014, ADOT reduced the speed limit in the area and put up... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona toughest in nation on DUIs, study saysthe most lenient, with Washington, D.C., at No. 50 and North Dakota at No. 49.
Arizona toughest in nation on DUIs, study says
The Arizona Republic / Posted 14 days ago
the most lenient, with Washington, D.C., at No. 50 and North Dakota at No. 49. According to the most recent data from the Arizona Department of Transportation, there were 4,941 alcohol-related crashes in 2015, with 266 fatalities. That means DUIs... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Cardinals and concerts equal heavy freeway traffic in the Glendale area101 on Friday and Monday, and commuters, eventgoers and others on the freeway s
Cardinals and concerts equal heavy freeway traffic in the Glendale area
The Arizona Republic / Posted 15 days ago
101 on Friday and Monday, and commuters, eventgoers and others on the freeway should budget extra travel time, according to Arizona Department of Transportation. The Arizona Cardinals will kick off their preseason schedule against the Oakland... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Dust at dusk followed by rain in the Phoenix areathe National Weather Service. Blowing dust across Interstate 10 near the Wild
Dust at dusk followed by rain in the Phoenix area
The Arizona Republic / Posted 16 days ago
the National Weather Service. Blowing dust across Interstate 10 near the Wild Horse Pass exit on Wednesday night. (Photo: Arizona Department of Transportation) Thursday will see a high of 100 degrees and a low of 84 degrees. Temperatures will... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
'Police situation' closes Beeline Highway northeast of metro Phoenixarea due to a "police situation" Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The closur
'Police situation' closes Beeline Highway northeast of metro Phoenix
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
area due to a "police situation" Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The closure began at about 2:45 p.m., according to an Arizona Department of Transportation traffic map. The Arizona Department of Public Safety said it was assisting the Maricopa... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Beeline Highway closed due to barricaded manAt 3 p.m. Tuesday, the Arizona Department of Transportation reported that State
Beeline Highway closed due to barricaded man
Payson Roundup / Posted 17 days ago
At 3 p.m. Tuesday, the Arizona Department of Transportation reported that State Route 87, the ‪Beeline Highway‬, was closed in both directions about six miles south of State Route 188. The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office reports a man is... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Storms, floods hit Tucson; Phoenix waits for turnwith Tropical Storm Javier moved through southern Arizona. Multiple Twitter us
Storms, floods hit Tucson; Phoenix waits for turn
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
with Tropical Storm Javier moved through southern Arizona. Multiple Twitter users tweeted about the high water. The Arizona Department of Transportation warned drivers of flooded streets, and the National Weather Service warned of possible... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Gila County approves bridge projectalso wants to replace the bridge on Colcord Road over Gordon Canyon and so appr
Gila County approves bridge project
Payson Roundup / Posted 20 days ago
also wants to replace the bridge on Colcord Road over Gordon Canyon and so approved an Intergovernmental Agreement with the Arizona Department of Transportation. The project should cost $1.2 million, with the county providing $156,499 from its... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
Savannah Morning News / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Another round of storms hit Southwest, flooding possiblein Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Another round of storms hit Southwest, flooding possible
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
Lake Placid News / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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ABC News
Storms Return to Southwest, but Less Intense Than Earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms Return to Southwest, but Less Intense Than Earlier
ABC News / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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Salon.com
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
The Seattle Times / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
The Record Searchlight / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
KHQ Spokane / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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ABC Montana
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
ABC Montana / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlierin Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flood
Storms return to Southwest, but less intense than earlier
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 23 days ago
in Phoenix for five hours and firefighters rescued a man sitting atop his flooded car on the metro Phoenix thoroughfare. Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Elliott said pumps were overwhelmed by 3 inches of rain that fell within... Read more
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