High water catches some Oklahoma City drivers off guard

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WARR ACRES, Okla. (KFOR) – As heavy rain moved through the metro on Thursday, some drivers were caught off guard.

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for much of central Oklahoma as more rain is expected to move into the metro.

Around 1 p.m. on Thursday, a driver in a red truck drove into high water near N.W. 34th and Hammond.

Officials say you should always turn around and not drive on flooded roadways.

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