Family of 6 Dies After Drowning in Flood Waters in Houston

(Photo Courtesy: KHOU, Family Photos)

HOUSTON, Texas (KHOU) — According to CBS affiliate KHOU, relatives say a family of six is believed to have died after drowning in a white van Sunday afternoon while trying to escape the floods of Hurricane Harvey.

The victims include four children, ages 16 and under, and their great-grandparents. The driver of the vehicle, the children’s great-uncle, managed to escape before the van went under water.

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