Houston bus driver rescued after bus stuck in high water

A Houston bus driver was rescued by a good Samaritan after the bus became immobile in floodwaters (CNN Newsource)

HOUSTON, Va. (WSET) -- A Texas Metro bus got stuck in rising water Wednesday in Southwest Houston.

Luckily for those on board, a good Samaritan jumped in to help.

Carlos Castellanos walked through high water to get to the Metro bus.

The bus driver climbed through the driver's side window as Castellanos helped her out.

He then carried her to safety.

Minutes later, Castellanos came back to the bus to help a passenger climb out.

Several other vehicles also stalled out in the floodwaters.

The people inside were able to get out of their vehicles and head for shelter.

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