A River Runs Through It.  The Scottsdale Fire Department has been busy responding to a number of water rescues after a monster monsoon tore through the valley Friday morning. Crews are zig-zagging across Valley roadways clearing cars from multiple flooded washes.  First off, two guys were rescued

from a stalled U-Haul submerged in a flooded wash at Happy Valley and Hayden.  Several cars have been trapped in rushing water that’s either six inches deep to almost two feet deep which could carry a car downstream.  Today is another reminder to motorists that you should never driver or walk into flooded water. So far, no injuries have been reported.

Road Closures:

Jomax Rd between Pima and Scottsdale Rd

Happy Valley Rd between Pima and Scottsdale Rd

Scottsdale Rd between Deer Valley and Happy Valley

Pima Rd between Jomax and Dynamite.

Kris Dugan