Flooding concerns in Saline Co.

SALINE COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - The weather has been pretty good the last few days, but rain and spring snow melts have water rising on the Ohio River.

Someone had been stealing high water warning signs earlier in the week.

On March 18, 2011, in Saline Co. someone drove into flood waters on Christy Rd. in the early morning hours.

The driver tried to turn around, but his jeep was swamped with water, according to the Saline County Sheriff's Office.

Crews used a boat to rescue the driver and passenger.

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