WATCH ABOVE: A mother from Beaumont, Texas received help from an unlikely place tonight when her mother sent a message to emergency services to check in on her amid catastrophic flooding in her area. Her message accidentally went to Beaumont, Alta. but the man who responded was able to help anyway.
A desperate Texas woman ended up receiving help from a stranger in Canada after she tried to call for emergency services amid the state’s flooding catastrophe on Wednesday.
The woman, from Arlington, Texas, was trying to reach emergency services in the flood-stricken city of Beaumont, Texas, seeking help for a daughter and grandchildren who are caught up in the disaster.
She reached someone from Beaumont – but in Alberta, not in Texas.
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