Task Force 1 May Be Back in Action

With more flooding possible in the coming hours, Texas Task Force 1 is in town and ready to head south.

Teams from Austin, San Antonio and Dallas are spending the night in College Station and are awaiting word from Harris County officials. Governor Perry mobilized the rescues teams Monday morning in the wake of the Houston flooding.

Six water rescue teams are ready to move in to flood-affected areas if called upon. That determination will be made Tuesday morning.

Texas Task Force 1's activation is the first major mobilization of the team this year. In 2005, they notably assisted in search and rescue efforts in the aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita

KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 3192151 - kbtx.com/a?a=3192151
Gray Television, Inc.