Water rescue causes Blackfoot Road closure

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BOONE COUNTY - The Boone County Fire Protection District responded to a water rescue at Blackfoot Road at 6:45 a.m. Thursday.

Responders arrived at the scene where a vehicle was under about one foot of water that covered the Blackfoot Road and Oneal Road, which is north of I-70 between Stadium Boulevard and Creasy Springs Road.

The female driver was safely out of the vehicle before it was removed by a tow truck. No injuries were reported.

Blackfoot Road is currently closed to avoid further incidents from the flooding.

[Editor's note: This story has been updated for content.]

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