During Thursday evening’s heavy rain, Deer Creek rose quickly and overwhelmed Scott Road, as it often does. A drama played out – apparently involving Murietans – at the usual flooded spot south of Boys Ranch Road.
Shortly after 7 p.m., a car with two people, believed to be residents of Murieta South, headed south on Scott Road. They tried to drive through the low spot and flooded the car’s engine. The water was so high the couple couldn’t open the car’s doors. Read more » about Good Samaritans, rescuers and rainy roads