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‘Need Help ASAP.’ The Story Behind the Photo of Nursing Home Residents Trapped in Hurricane Flood Water

An elderly woman's legs disappeared under waist-deep water from Hurricane Harvey as the storm's flooding flowed into the La Vita Bella Nursing Home on Sunday in Dickinson, TX. The unidentified woman wasn't the only one submerged in the rising waters ...

Source: Time
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Pensioners rescued after shocking photo of flooded Texas nursing home goes viral

Fifteen elderly people were rescued from a nursing home in Texas after a photo of them sitting in floodwaters spread on social media. The shocking scene came as Tropical Storm Harvey caused widespread flooding across the state, inundating homes and ...

Source: Daily Telegraph
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Hurricane Harvey: Photo of Texas nursing home residents in waist-deep water prompts rescue

A startling image of elderly women in a Texas nursing home surrounded by waist-deep flood waters, covered by blankets and sopping wet personal items stunned viewers on social media Sunday morning and prompted an emergency evacuation of the facility.

Source: ABC News
Published: 27 Aug 2017

A Horrifying Photo From Inside A Flooded Texas Nursing Home Fortunately Has A Happy Ending

A startling image of senior citizens trapped in waist-deep water in the wake of Hurricane Harvey appeared nearly too tragic to be true. According to Galveston’s The Daily News, not only is the photo above real, but there’s a happy ending to this ...

Source: UPROXX on MSN.com
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Harvey sends floodwaters into Texas nursing home, 15 seniors rescued

As Tropical Storm Harvey continued to pound southeastern Texas on Sunday with "catastrophic flooding," residents of a nursing home southeast of Houston had to be evacuated from waist-deep water. Fifteen senior citizens were evacuated from the La Vita Bella ...

Source: FOX News
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Texas nursing home residents trapped in rising flood waters: ‘Need help ASAP’

DICKINSON, Texas -- Residents at a nursing home trapped in rising flood waters from Tropical Storm Harvey were airlifted to safety Sunday afternoon in Dickinson, Texas. A disturbing photo posted on social media Sunday morning shows the seniors sitting in ...

Source: WTVR-TV
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Nursing home residents rescued after waiting in several feet of water

(CNN)Residents of a nursing home in Dickinson, Texas, have been rescued after they waited patiently for help as floodwaters rose around them. A dramatic photo circulating on the Internet showed the residents of the La Bella Vita nursing home sitting in ...

Source: CNN
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Texas Nursing Home Patients Stuck in Waist-Deep Water in Harvey Floods Rescued Thanks to Twitter

Patients at a nursing home in Galveston, Texas, were airlifted to safety in a dramatic helicopter rescue on Sunday after harrowing images of the senior citizens sitting a flooded room surfaced on Twitter. The severe flooding, caused by Hurricane Harvey ...

Source: People
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Nursing home residents rescued from waist-deep flood water

A photo of a handful of elderly residents submerged in waist-deep flood waters spurred an emergency evacuation of the nursing home Sunday. Timothy McIntosh's tweeted a photo of the La vita Bella nursing home in Dickinson,Texas. McIntosh took to Twitter ...

Source: KHOU
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Viral photo shows nursing home residents trapped in water

DICKINSON, Texas (KXAN) — Residents of a Dickinson nursing home were reportedly trapped in waist-deep water Sunday. A photo by Trudy Lampson and obtained by KRTK shows residents sitting in water waiting to be rescued. Most of the residents were either on ...

Source: KXAN
Published: 27 Aug 2017

PHOTO: Nursing home flooded by Harvey evacuated after startling image goes viral

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Source: ABC 8 WRIC
Published: 27 Aug 2017

15 Rescued From Texas Nursing Home After Disturbing Photo Goes Viral

Residents at a Dickinson, Texas nursing home, that were seen in waist-deep flood water, were safely rescued. Some were skeptical of the surreal-looking picture and questioned its authenticity. Fifteen senior citizens were safely rescued from the flooded La ...

Source: The Weather Channel
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Nursing home patients airlifted to safety from Harvey floodwaters

Patients at a Texas nursing home were airlifted to safety Sunday after being trapped by Harvey's floodwaters. A haunting image from inside the flooded facility — La Vita Bella in Dickinson, Galveston County — shows women clinging to their belongings as ...

Source: AOL
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Photo shows senior citizens in waist-deep water at Texas nursing home following Harvey’s destruction

DICKINSON, Texas – Fifteen senior citizens had to be rescued from waist-deep water at a nursing home in Texas following Tropical Storm Harvey, WJW reports. The Daily News of Galvesaton County reported that it happened Sunday at the La Vita Bella ...

Source: WGN TV
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Giants' Evan Schwan: Nursing foot fracture

Schwan has a foot fracture, Art Stapleton of The Record reports. Schwan's foot fracture could spell the end of his time in New York. The 23-year-old has a mile to go before he can break into the conversation as key player on the defensive side of the ball.

Source: CBS Sports
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Photo shows Texas nursing home residents submerged in Harvey floodwaters

As many as 25 nursing home residents were rescued from rising waters caused by Tropical Storm Harvey at La Vita Bella nursing home Sunday in Dickinson, Texas, CNN reported. “They were up to their waist,” Galveston County Commissioner Ken Clark told CNN.

Source: Weather Alert
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Viral photo of Texas nursing home residents sitting in waist-deep water prompts rescue

A Twitter photo posted on Sunday helped lead first responders to a Texas nursing home that was inundated in water from Hurricane Harvey with waist-deep water, ABC News reported. Nearly 25 residents were evacuated from the La Vita Bella Nursing Home on ...

Source: ABC 15 Taking Action
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Nursing Home Residents Rescued After Wait in Several Feet of Water

A dramatic photo circulating on the Internet showed the residents of the La Bella Vita nursing home sitting in several feet of water as they waited for help. (CNN) - Residents of a nursing home in Dickinson, Texas, have been rescued after they waited ...

Source: KNWA-TV
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Nursing home residents rescued from waist-deep water

DICKINSON, Texas - Several residents of La Vita Bella Nursing Home waited in waist-deep water to be rescued on Sunday. Trudy Lampson, the owner of the nursing home, took the striking photo that went viral online, eventually leading to the rescue of the ...

Source: KARE 11
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Texas nursing home residents rescued after waiting in several feet of water

A dramatic photo circulating on the Internet showed the residents of the La Bella Vita nursing home sitting in several feet of water as they waited for help. Kim McIntosh lives in Florida, but told CNN that her mother, who owns the nursing home just ...

Source: Fox 8 Cleveland
Published: 27 Aug 2017