“I just woke up and came outside and everything, my car’s under water and everything in the yard’s gone,” said Jennifer Gilbert.
Before rescue crews even got in their boats in the water, a lot of people told CBS42 their neighbors were the first responders. They were making sure everyone knew it was time to evacuate or get to higher ground.
Heavy machinery moved the big stuff left behind by the mudslide, while manpower trailed behind them sweeping up the remnants.
The Red Cross has set up cots inside the gym at Dawson Baptist Church for people who have nowhere to go because of flooding.
Birmingham police are investigating the death of a woman found in a plastic storage container.
Members of the Bessemer Fire Department and Bessemer Police Department gathered Monday morning to rescue dozens of people who were trapped by flood waters.
A Tuscaloosa man has been sentenced to life in prison in the 2012 stabbing death of his blind aunt.
Approximately 80 students and their families were affected by Monday’s flooding, according to Homewood City Schools spokesperson Merrick Wilson.
Flooding in the Pipeshop community in Bessemer warranted boat rescues Monday morning.
Heavy rains caused high floodwaters in Alabaster Monday.
CBS42′s Kaitlin McCulley was on the scene of a water rescue in Ensley Monday morning.
Heavy rains caused widespread flooding across parts of Alabama.
Heavy rains caused flooding and a small mudslide on Highway 31 in Vestavia.
Heavy rains caused flooding in Central Alabama and prompted an apartment complex to be evacuated. Others in the area have also been evacuated as floodwaters impact the area.
CBS42 viewers sent in numerous photos via ReportIt@cbs42.com of flooding in Central Alabama.
The latest look at the flooding, forecasts, school delays, road closings, and more. All in one place.
A child was killed by a dog in Riverside Sunday afternoon, according to Mayor Rusty Jessup.
There are more questions than “Why did this happen?” following a shooting at Continental Ballroom Saturday night.