911 calls capture tense moments for flood motorists in Des Plaines

The Des Plaines Police Dept have released the recordings from chilling 911 calls during last month’s flooding.

Stranded motorists who suddenly found themselves in quickly rising waters phoned for help.

The recordings capture the tense moments in which drivers weren’t sure if they’d live or die and 911 operators responded.

WGN’s Tom Negovan has the details on the calls.

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